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Computers Can Now Bluff Like a Poker Champ. Better, Actually.

A new artificial intelligence program called Pluribus is so advanced at a key human skill—deception—that it wiped out five human poker players with one lousy ha...

Computers Can Now Bluff Like a Poker Champ. Better, Actually.

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‘Jeopardy!’ champ out of World Series of Poker in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS (AP) — “Jeopardy!” champion and professional sports gambler James Holzhauer didn’t have as much success in his first appearance at two World Series of Poker events in Las Vegas. Tournament spokesman Seth Palansky said Tues...
20:39, 06/25/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ playing in World Series of Poker events LAS VEGAS (AP) — “Jeopardy!” champion and professional sports gambler James Holzhauer is making his World Series of Poker debut, with plans to donate half his winnings to charity. Tournament official Seth Palansky says Holzhauer is compet...
20:39, 06/24/2019

The Latest: ‘Jeopardy!’ champ loses poker world series debut LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on “Jeopardy!” champion and professional sports gambler James Holzhauer playing at the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas (all times local): 8:05 p.m. “Jeopardy!” champion and professional sports ga...
08:00, 06/25/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ James Holzhauer finishes out of money at World Series of Poker debut LAS VEGAS — “Jeopardy!” champion and professional sports gambler James Holzhauer finished out of money in his World Series of Poker debut on Monday, a tournament official said. Holzhauer finished in 454th place among more than 1,800 entrants in a No-...
08:39, 06/25/2019

When Will Quantum Computers Outperform Regular Computers? Any day now, quantum computers will solve a problem too hard for a classical computer to take on. Or at least, that’s what we’ve been hoping. Scientists and companies are racing toward this computing milestone, dubbed quantum supremacy and seemingly ...
21:26, 06/11/2019

Max Kepler Kept Calling Trevor Bauer's Bluff Twins outfielder Max Kepler was fantastic in Thursday’s 5-4 win over Cleveland as he went 4-for-4 with three home runs and a walk. There are two ways to look at this performance, and they’re not mutually exclusive. You could say that Kepler had a hel...
19:26, 06/07/2019

Ocasio-Cortez calls out Trump’s ‘bluff’ in tweet on impeachment In the latest installment of her spat with President Trump, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez called out his “bluff” after he used comments the progressive darling made about mounting calls to impeach him. “Mr. President, you’re from Queens. ...
17:39, 06/17/2019

Tour Missouri's Echo Bluff State Park If the scenery in Netflix's "Ozark" appeals to you, Missouri's Echo Bluff State Park can provide the natural beauty without all the man-made drama.       ...
15:39, 06/12/2019

Tour Missouri's Echo Bluff Stake Park If the scenery in Netflix's "Ozark" appeals to you, Missouri's Echo Bluff State Park can provide the natural beauty without all the man-made drama.       ...
03:26, 06/12/2019

‘I’ll call your bluff any day of the week’: Ocasio-Cortez rejects Trump quoting her to defend against his impeachment The president took to Twitter to concur with the freshman lawmaker in a sense, selectively quoting the congresswoman to push back against his critics....
15:26, 06/17/2019

AI 101: How learning computers are becoming smarter IBT Many companies use the term artificial intelligence, or AI, as a way to generate excitement for their products and to present themselves as on the cutting edge of tech development. But what exactly is artificial intelligence? What does it involve...
00:52, 07/14/2019

Best business computers of 2019 Laptops and smartphones might let us get a lot of work done on the road, but even in 2019 it’s important to buy the best business computers for you and your company’s needs.Luckily, we used our computer expertise to curate a list of the...
22:39, 05/07/2019

Computers Are the New Basketball Coaches “Today’s players will not argue with a computer.” The latest shot-tracking technology in basketball is the latest sign of a profound shift in the making of professional athletes....
15:39, 07/19/2019

Alexa is invading Windows 10 computers It’s not a secret that you can run two virtual assistants on Windows 10 computers, including Microsoft’s own Cortana as well as Amazon’s Alexa. But the latter will soon be ready to listen to your commands directly from the lock scre...
15:39, 07/16/2019

How Do You Install Windows to Multiple Computers at Once? In this week’s Tech 911 advice column, a Lifehacker reader wants to automate an otherwise time-consuming and annoying process: installing a fresh copy of Windows (presumably, Windows 10). The catch? They don’t want to install the OS on just one syste...
18:52, 06/28/2019

Missouri's Echo Bluff State Park: The scenery of 'Ozark' without the man-made drama Whether your idea of fun is camping, fishing, kayaking, hiking or biking, there's something for everyone at this year-round, 476-acre Missouri park.       ...
03:26, 06/12/2019

The magistrate’s poker face What, exactly, was the Supreme Court going for? Like a good poker player, it’s impossible to read its cards. Was it a misstep, as most media outlets suggest? Or was it a message? Did they decide to step back in the face of pressure?...
18:26, 05/18/2019

Locking More Than the Doors as Cars Become Computers on Wheels Concern that cars could be seriously hacked — by criminals, terrorists or even rogue governments — has prompted a new round of security efforts on the part of the auto industry....
02:00, 05/24/2019

Holographic tech could be key to future quantum computers A breakthrough in studying light might just be the ticket to the future of quantum computing. Researchers at EPFL have found a way to determine how light behaves beyond the limitations of wavelengths, opening the door to encoding quantum data in a s...
03:39, 05/06/2019

For U.S. presidents, poker is a main event We are in the midst of the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas, with the world championship $10,000 buy-in Main Event beginning July 3, and in its 50th year this annual festival dwarfs the World Series......
00:13, 06/17/2019

Facebook and CMU's poker AI beat five pros at once Facebook and Carnegie Mellon University have built another artificial intelligence bot that beat some top poker pros. While AI bots have been to best professional players in one-on-one competition, Facebook claims it's the first time a bot has b...
01:52, 07/12/2019

‘Mentrification’: how men appropriated computers, beer and the Beatles | Van Badham Throughout history, women have been written out of cultural moments they helped shape. And now we have a new word for itStar Trek fandom has already made legendary contributions to popular culture, but its latest sweet encapsulation deserves special ...
03:39, 05/29/2019

When given a choice of work computers, choosy professionals choose Mac Employees overwhelmingly value the choice between Mac and PC for employer-provided devices, as it helps them feel more productive, according to a Jamf survey....
18:39, 06/21/2019

Fernando Corbató Removed Barriers Between People and Computers Fernando Corbató pioneered ways to allow many people to use a computer simultaneously, rather than waiting their turn, foreshadowing today’s world of instant answers. He died July 12 at age 93....
13:00, 07/21/2019

The NSA is urging Windows users to update their computers ASAP If you’re a Windows user who has yet to update your operating system after the discovery of the Bluekeep vulnerability a few weeks ago, then maybe a warning from the NSA will be enough to spur you on. Bluekeep is a vulnerability that’s be...
02:13, 06/06/2019

Millions of Dell Computers at Risk of Remote Attack, Fix Available SafeBreach discovered the flaw and reported the vulnerability, and it allows hackers to take over the machine and read the physical memory stored onboard....
17:26, 06/21/2019

Battle breaks out for WikiLeaks founder Assange's computers With Julian Assange locked away in a London jail, a new battle has broken out over what may contain some of the WikiLeaks founder's biggest secrets: his computers....
23:39, 05/20/2019

Poker In Red Dead Online Is Not Available Everywhere Due To Regional Laws Red Dead Online’s latest update was filled with some fan requested features and items, like ponchos and new missions. But the activity that most fans were excited to try out was poker. Unfortunately, depending on where you live you might not be able ...
14:52, 05/19/2019

Facebook’s AI beats human poker champions Facebook AI and Carnegie Mellon University made an AI named Pluribus that beat more than a dozen human Texas Hold'em million-dollar champions.Read More...
08:52, 07/12/2019

Trump 'orders cyber attack' on Iranian military computers The US launched a cyber strike against Iranian military computer systems earlier this week as Donald Trump pulled out of airstrikes, officials have reportedly confirmed....
11:39, 06/23/2019

Hackers Are Holding Baltimore's Government Computers Hostage, and It's Not Even Close to Over On May 7, hackers infected about 10,000 of Baltimore city government’s computers with an aggressive form of ransomware called RobbinHood, and insisted the city pay 13 bitcoin (then $76,280, today $102,310) to cut the computers loose. The hackers clai...
20:52, 05/22/2019

A School With No Heat or Computers but Many College-Bound Students. Mostly Girls. At an Afghan mountain school, there are no computers, lights or heat. Even books are few. Yet 90 percent of graduates get into college. Most of them are girls....
11:52, 06/27/2019

1 Million Computers Still Vulnerable to Major Windows Security Exploit Microsoft has warned that nearly one million computers globally are still at risk of malware attack similar to WannaCry that spread worldwide in 2017 causing billions of dollars in damage....
13:00, 06/01/2019

It's Here. Elon Musk's Startup To Reveal How To Link Brain With Computers Tesla Founder and CEO Elon Musk's startup Neuralink is developing ultra-high bandwidth brain-machine interfaces - something that only exists in sci-fi movies at the moment - to connect humans and......
13:26, 07/13/2019

IBM Software Exec Predicts Quantum Computers Will Become Mainstream in Five Years Quantum computers won’t replace today’s traditional computers, but they will become mainstream within five years, an IBM executive predicted Wednesday at The Wall Street Journal’s Future of Everything Festival....
02:52, 05/23/2019

My poker face: AI wins multiplayer game for first time Pluribus wins 12-day session of Texas hold’em against some of the world’s best human players Rack up another win for the machines. An artificial intelligence called Pluribus has emerged victorious from a marathon 12-day poker session during which it ...
00:13, 07/12/2019

All in for riches: World Series of Poker marks 50th run Tens of thousands of professional and amateur poker players go on a pilgrimage to Las Vegas every summer in hopes of returning home richer, owning a gold bracelet and having considerable bragging rights....
13:26, 06/28/2019

Facebook’s ‘superhuman’ AI becomes first to defeat pros in six-player poker An artificial intelligence bot developed by Facebook defeated professionals in six-player Hold'em, marking the first time AI has beaten human experts in a complex game with more than two players or teams....
20:52, 07/12/2019

AI beats professionals at six-player Texas Hold ’Em poker For the first time, an AI has won six-player, no-limit Texas Hold ’Em, beating professional poker players who each have more than $1 million in winnings...
21:00, 07/11/2019

The scrappy, seedy origins of the World Series of Poker Tonight at 9, three people will sit around a casino poker table and gamble for $10 million. It marks the culmination of the 2019 World Series of Poker Main Event, the richest and most democratic competition on the planet. Earlier this month, 8,569 pe...
13:13, 07/16/2019

Musk Unveils Neuralink 'Threads' That Hook Brains Directly to Computers Elon Musk-led startup Neuralink has revealed tiny brain "threads" in a chip which is long lasting, usable at home and has the potential to replace cumbersome devices currently used as brain-machine......
10:26, 07/18/2019

Baltimore: government computers crippled by attack as hackers demand bitcoin Attack on city computers prevents employees from sending email and knocked out bill pay websites, as hackers demand $76,000Hackers have seized control of government computers for the city of Baltimore, demanding ransom and leaving the city locked out...
21:39, 05/22/2019

Elon Musk’s Neuralink is building tech to control computers with your mind Elon Musk‘s ambitious brain-computer interface company, Neuralink, finally told us today what it’s been up to. It’s building a device that’ll let you control computers and phones with your brain. As per Bloomberg’s report, right now it can ‘read’ a r...
12:52, 07/17/2019

Elon Musk Shows Off Progress On Interface Linking Brains With Computers Futurist entrepreneur Elon Musk late Tuesday revealed his secretive Neuralink startup is making progress on an interface linking brains with computers, and said they hope to begin testing on people......
13:00, 07/17/2019

Elon Musk’s ‘Neuralink’ could merge human brains with computers by 2020 Elon Musk’s data transmission company “Neuralink” unveiled plans on Tuesday night to merge human brains with computers as early as next year. “A lot of people have written this off like it’s impossible,” said company president Max H...
13:39, 07/17/2019

Miscounted Chips Lead To World Series Of Poker Drama The World Series of Poker, the favorite sporting event of kids who are home all day for summer break and can’t find anything good to watch, is currently underway, and folks, we got some drama....
03:00, 07/16/2019

Latest Red Dead Online Update Adds Poker, Ponchos And More With little warning Rockstar released a brand new update for Red Dead Online today, marking the end of its beta period. This big update adds more anti-griefing features, online poker, a new revolver, new story missions and side activities, and a piec...
05:00, 05/15/2019

Lady Gaga Maintains Poker Face After Nearly Falling During Performance Lady Gaga is proving her prowess as a performer. The singer maintained her "Poker Face" during a recent performance in Las Vegas, where the 33-year-old singer nearly fell from a......
02:00, 06/01/2019

50th annual World Series of Poker opens in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS (AP) — The 50th edition of World Series of Poker is kicking off in Las Vegas. The seven-week poker festival that opens Tuesday will feature 89 events with an expected combined prize pool of more than $200 million. To celebrate the milestone...
20:39, 05/28/2019

Machine learning goes beyond theory to beat human poker champs How to deal with a breakdown in theoretical support in machine learning? Researchers from Carnegie Mellon and Facebook describe winning many hands against the world’s top poker players by inventing smart search strategies to counter a lack of theoret...
00:52, 07/12/2019

‘Superhuman’ AI Crushes Poker Pros at Six-Player Texas Hold'em Computer scientists have developed a card-playing bot, called Pluribus, capable of defeating some of the world’s best players at six-person no-limit Texas hold’em poker, in what’s considered an important breakthrough in artificial intelligence.Read m...
22:39, 07/11/2019

Australian civil servant faces 10 years for mining cryptocurrency on government computers An Australian government employee is appearing in court today after using work equipment to mine cryptocurrency for his own gain. The Australian Federal Police (AFP) allege that the 33 year-old from Killara in New South Wales took advantage of his po...
15:13, 05/21/2019

Authorities Seize Phones and Computers of Michigan Officials in Flint Water Crisis Investigation Michigan authorities have seized the state-owned phone of former Governor Rick Snyder that was, until recently, in government storage, according to the Associated Press. The phones of 65 current and former officials were also seized as the state inve...
17:26, 06/04/2019

Hossein Ensan sees off 8,568 rivals to claim $10m at World Series of Poker German player wins after 11-day competition in Las Vegas55-year-old is first non-US champion since 2014Germany’s Hossein Ensan outlasted Italy’s Dario Sammartino and Canada’s Alex Livingston to claim the $10m title early on Wednesday at the 50th Worl...
21:52, 07/17/2019

Facebook AI Pluribus defeats top poker professionals in 6-player Texas Hold ‘em This video shows sample hands from Pluribus' experiment against professional poker players. Cards are turned face up to make it easier to see Pluribus' strategy. Courtesy of Carnegie-Mellon University. Poker-playing AIs typically perform well again...
22:13, 07/11/2019

'Jeopardy!' superstar testing his gambling skills in the World Series of Poker Jeopardy superstar James Holzhauer may have put down the buzzer, but he's picking up his chips and heading to Las Vegas to participate in the World Series of Poker on Monday....
00:13, 06/24/2019

James Holzhauer to donate half of World Series of Poker winnings “Jeopardy!” champ James Holzhauer’s 15 minutes of fame aren’t over just yet. The professional sports gambler ended his game show run after 31 wins, banking $2.46 million in prize money. Now, he’s hoping his winning strea...
04:13, 06/25/2019

Tiger Woods loses poker duel to Russell Westbrook in worst way Tigers Woods’ good fortune appears to be running thin. Since winning the Masters for his 15th major title in April, he failed to make the cut at the PGA Championship two weeks ago and recently lost a high-stakes poker bet to Oklahoma Thunder star Rus...
13:00, 05/27/2019

German poker pro Hossein Esnan wins World Series main event In a high-stakes head-to-head between two European rivals, Hossein Esnan has come out victorious with the $10 million grand prize in Las Vegas. He said if it weren't for good cards and a bit of luck, he'd be runner-up....
22:52, 07/17/2019

Poker Bots, Earthquake Scars, and What to See at SDCC 2019: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week 2019 Comic-Con International: San Diego is coming this week, which means our team will be on the ground, providing you with on-the-scene coverage of pop culture and fandom as well as hoping our fellow attendees please, please exercise some acceptable...
06:00, 07/15/2019

2019 World Series of Poker preview: Past highlights, new events, storylines to know The 2019 World Series of Poker hits its 50th year with the start of play on Wednesday. Here are the moments that have defined the WSOP, as well as a comprehensive preview of this year's event....
02:00, 05/29/2019

An Artificial Intelligence Program Just Beat 5 Poker Professionals In a Texas Hold’em Tournament (Bloomberg)— Facebook Inc. doesn’t just own the world’s largest social network — it may also own the world’s best poker player. A new artificial intelligence program the company built with Carnegie Mellon University call...
00:00, 07/12/2019

'Poker Brat' is born: 30 years later, inside Phil Hellmuth's stunning arrival Thirty years ago, a 24-year-old from Wisconsin dethroned two-time defending World Series of Poker main event champion Johnny Chan. This is the story of how the world found out about Phil Hellmuth....
16:39, 07/02/2019

Red Dead Online update news: Big patch introduces Poker, Free Roam, new items and MORE Rockstar has announced a massive new update is coming to Red Dead Online today that will update the game in so many different ways it's almost impossble to keep track of them. But we did - just about. Here's everything you need to know....
19:39, 05/14/2019

Hossein Ensan wins $10 million in prize money for World Series of Poker victory Hossein Ensan beat out 8,568 other competitors to win $10 million first-place prize in the World Series of Poker's main event on Wednesday morning.       ...
21:52, 07/17/2019

Three-time Super Bowl champion Richard Seymour cleans up at World Series of Poker Three-time Super Bowl champion defensive lineman Richard Seymour earned millions in his playing career between the New England Patriots and Oakland Raiders but got a little bit richer this week....
20:52, 07/12/2019

Russian online poker star killed in reported hair dryer accident at home A Russian online poker star was discovered dead in her Moscow home last week after electrocuting herself while using a hairdryer during a bath, according to local media....
18:26, 06/16/2019

AI flushed by poker success but athletes can reap benefits of virtual reality | Sean Ingle After a machine beat poker players hands down, athletes can take comfort from the fact that computer technology could help them significantly improve their performanceAnd still the machines rise. First chess was conquered. Then Go. Now, as revealed i...
14:39, 07/15/2019

After Trump calls off military strike against Iran, the US struck Iranian military computers U.S. military cyber forces launched a strike against Iran after President Donald Trump backed away from plans for a more conventional military strike....
20:39, 06/23/2019

Google Calendar is back up following an outage that knocked out the calendar on computers Users trying to access the widely used Google calendar from their desktops instead were greeted with a “Not Found Error 404” message.       ...
21:26, 06/18/2019

Wheels: Locking More Than the Doors as Cars Become Computers on Wheels Concern that cars could be seriously hacked — by criminals, terrorists or even rogue governments — has prompted a new round of security efforts on the part of the auto industry....
17:00, 04/28/2019

'Jeopardy!' phenom James Holzhauer is playing in the World Series of Poker James Holzhauer, who captivated the nation with his "Jeopardy!" run, is entering two World Series of Poker events this summer.       ...
01:39, 06/23/2019

Meet the woman who took down ‘Jeopardy!’s last big champ Emma Boettcher and Nancy Zerg don’t know each other, but they share something in common — they each defeated iconic “Jeopardy!” contestants 14 years apart. A video clip leaked Sunday appears to show Boettcher ending reigning “Jeopardy!” champ James H...
08:52, 06/04/2019

Ex-heavyweight champ Klitschko rescued at sea Former heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko said a trip with family and friends ended in a rescue off the coast of Spain after their yacht caught fire....
02:26, 06/26/2019

Who is new ‘Jeopardy!’ champ Emma Boettcher? Emma Boettcher, a 27-year-old librarian from Chicago, has unseated reigning “Jeopardy!” champion James Holzhauer after his month-long winning streak. In a leaked video that’s gone viral on social media, Boettcher and Holzhauer are s...
19:52, 06/03/2019

Sony's 61-MP A7R IV Looks Like the New Mirrorless Champ to Beat It’s been a wild past year for the camera industry. After years spent focusing on DSLRs or smaller-sensor mirroless cameras, Canon, Nikon, and Panasonic have finally all entered the full-frame mirrorless market with their EOS R, Nikon Z, and Lumix S1...
21:26, 07/16/2019

| Wimbledon champ Djokovic off to winning start Defending champion Novak Djokovic got his campaign for a fifth Wimbledon title off to a winning start by seeing off Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany....
16:39, 07/01/2019

Olympic champ Harrison looks to win big, grow upstart PFL Kayla Harrison made an Army veteran tap out and moved closer to cashing in on the richest fight of her pro career: her search for gold over, Harrison can stake her claim to $1 million in the PFL Championship....
13:52, 07/12/2019

Chestnut crowned July 4 hot-dog champ again but can't top his own record This year's Nathan's Famous hot-dog eating contest proved a mild disappointment to Joey Chestnut, the Fourth of July event's perennial champ, even though he handily won the annual display of gastronomical excess for the 12th time this year....
04:00, 07/05/2019

'Jeopardy' champ Holzhauer to debut in WSOP James Holzahuer, who became a celebrity during his "Jeopardy!" win streak, will make his World Series of Poker debut, with plans to donate half his winnings to charity....
20:13, 06/24/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ claims he won $20K from HQ Trivia — but was never paid “Jeopardy!” champion Alex Jacob claimed he won money through the HQ Trivia app but has not heard anything regarding his prize. Jacob, who won the game show’s “Tournament of Champions” in 2015, tweeted Monday, “Guys, I need your help. I won $20,000 on...
02:39, 07/11/2019

Speedboat champ wants $17M for Hamptons home with dock Former powerboat racer and luxury car dealership owner Stuart Hayim has listed his waterfront Sag Harbor home at 44 Forest Road for $16.95 million. He bought the property, then a tear-down, for $6.3 million from in 2013. Then, in 2015, he built a new...
03:52, 07/11/2019

Canelo loses a title, now WBC 'franchise champ' The WBC announced on Wednesday that Canelo Alvarez has been reclassified as the organization's "franchise champion" and that interim titleholder Jermall Charlo has been elevated to being its full world titleholder....
00:39, 06/28/2019

Breakdown of Jets' GM options: Cup of Joe ... a Champ ... the right 'Fitt' The candidates are coming into focus as the Jets move forward with their search for a general manager who is compatible with new head coach Adam Gase....
19:52, 06/02/2019

Derby champ Country House out of Preakness Bill Mott, the trainer of Kentucky Derby winner Country House, told the Daily Racing Form that the horse will not race in the Preakness Stakes because he has become ill....
21:26, 05/07/2019

Everyone's already spoiled it, so screw it, here's the Jeopardy! champ update [Spoilers for today’s episode of Jeopardy! if you haven’t seen it yet—and honestly, this early in the day? There’s almost no chance you have, we’re sorry to say.]...
21:00, 06/03/2019

Coming off a loss yet still a champ, Max Holloway is starting fresh Max Holloway was among the guests on Tuesday's edition of Ariel Helwani's MMA Show, and he spoke about coming off a defeat as he prepares to defend his championship....
02:26, 05/29/2019

The Latest: US Amateur champ Hovland bids for low am at Open PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on final round of the U.S. Open (all times local): 1:30 p.m. Viktor Hovland is making a bid to follow up his U.S. Amateur title at Pebble Beach by becoming the low amateur at the U.S. Open. Hovland birdied four ...
00:52, 06/17/2019

Wheelchair tennis champ: ‘My disability doesn’t stop me from anything’ With her mighty forehand, Joanna Nieh sends a ball blistering past her opponent. “Nice point,” the other player cries. More impressive is that the forehand was delivered from a wheelchair, which is how Nieh, a 17-year-old Upper West Sider, plays tenn...
05:13, 06/04/2019

The Latest: 2-time Wimbledon champ Kvitova comes back to win Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova overcame a shaky start to defeat Kristina Mladenovic 7-5, 6-2 and reach the third round       ...
16:13, 07/04/2019

Jets interview Bears executive Champ Kelly for GM gig NEW YORK (AP) — The Jets have interviewed Chicago Bears executive Champ Kelly, the fourth candidate to meet with New York for its general manager job. Kelly has been the Bears’ assistant director of player personnel for the last two years after...
04:39, 06/04/2019

The Latest: 2-time Wimbledon champ Kvitova out of French The Latest from the French Open: Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova has pulled out of the event        ...
13:26, 05/27/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ donates to a cancer walk in Trebek’s name The “Jeopardy!” champion who won more than $2 million is honoring the host of the game show. James Holzhauer donated a portion of his winnings to a Chicago-area pancreatic cancer walk in Alex Trebek’s name. An organizer for the 2019...
18:00, 06/20/2019

Trump will ‘think about’ inviting NBA champ Raptors to White House With Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau seated steps away, President Trump said Thursday that he’d “think about” whether to invite the NBA champion Toronto Raptors to the White House. “They played phenomenal basketball,” he said about Canad...
21:52, 06/20/2019

Scamp the Tramp is champ at World's Ugliest Dog Contest California competition highlights plight of rescue dogsOwner: ‘I think the audience saw his beautiful spirit’Scamp the Tramp, a bug-eyed, dreadlocked pooch, took top honours on Friday at the 31st annual World’s Ugliest Dog Contest.Owner Yvonne Morone...
17:26, 06/22/2019

2018 champ Beavers are out; Langeliers’ 11 RBIs set record The second day of NCAA regionals brought an early exit for the defending national champion, one of the greatest individual performances in tournament history and an upset of No. 1 national seed UCLA. Oregon State was eliminated on its home field with...
10:00, 06/02/2019

This is four-time NBA champ John Salley's No. 1 money rule "Go for success, figure out how to do something that will make you happy while doing it, and the caveat is money comes along with it," says NBA star-turned-entrepreneur John Salley....
01:26, 05/29/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ James Holzhauer dominates in 28th win, has over $2.1M There’s no rest for the victorious. On Monday night, while the rest of America reeled from Memorial Day celebrations, James Holzhauer obliterated his rivals on the way to his 28th straight “Jeopardy!” win. The 34-year-old from Las V...
06:52, 05/28/2019

Provocative Jeopardy Champ Says HQ Trivia Owes Him $20,000 In Winnings If you play HQ, a trivia app that supposedly doles out cash prizes, this kind of story might be familiar to you: someone won money from the game but can’t cash out and have access to it. The “someone” in this case is controversial Jeopardy player Ale...
21:00, 07/09/2019

Sources: Warriors waive 3-time champ Livingston Veteran guard Shaun Livingston, who is being waived by the Golden State Warriors, intends to return for a 16th NBA season, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski....
05:39, 07/10/2019

Defending champ Ole Miss tops Arkansas 3-2 in SEC Tournament Thomas Dillard and Grae Kessinger drove in the tying and go-ahead runs in the eighth and defending Southeastern Conference Tournament champion Mississippi stayed alive with a 3-2 victory over Arkansas        ...
02:39, 05/25/2019

French Open champ Barty up to career-best No. 2 in rankings French Open champion Ash Barty's first Grand Slam title has lifted her to a career-best No. 2 in the WTA rankings        ...
03:26, 06/11/2019

Wimbledon champ Halep up to No. 4, Serena No. 9; Gauff 141st Simona Halep's Wimbledon championship lifts her from No. 7 to No. 4 in WTA rankings; Serena Williams rises to No. 9; Coco Gauff joins top 150       ...
19:39, 07/15/2019

| Former athletics champ calls for new categories as Semenya row rumbles on Former world champion Liz McColgan has said there should be separate events for athletes with differences of sex development (DSD) such as Caster Semenya....
21:00, 05/05/2019

Fujifilm X-T30 review: A street photography and 4K-video champ Amid all the drama in the full-frame mirrorless camera world, Fujifilm quietly unveiled the world-beating APS-C sensor X-T3, last fall. With an all-new 26.1-megapixel X-Trans 4 backside-illuminated (BSI) sensor, it was a major improvement on the......
18:00, 05/15/2019

New world heavyweight champ is 'an inspiration for all fat people,' says rival Braggadocio and trash talking -- where boxers taunt rivals to boost ratings and provide an alternative narrative for the media and fans outside of the ring -- are part and parcel of the boxing world....
17:52, 06/06/2019

Woman sues memory champ over ‘revenge porn’ A woman is suing an international memory champ from Queens for videotaping their sex romps — then posting the footage online as revenge for her getting married, according to court documents. The woman — identified as E.C. in her Queens Su...
04:39, 05/22/2019

Defending PGA champ Koepka has confidence of an elite player Tiger Woods spent a half-hour answering all sorts of questions at a packed news conference. Then the room half-emptied when Brooks Koepka came in to meet the media.        ...
15:26, 05/15/2019

Defending champ Zverev off to winning start at Munich Open Two-time defending champion Alexander Zverev stretched his winning streak at the Munich Open to nine matches with a 7-5, 6-1 win over Argentina's Juan Ignacio Londero on Wednesday        ...
18:52, 05/01/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ James Holzhauer’s 21st win sets new record It’s official: James Holzhauer now holds the title of second-longest winning streak in “Jeopardy!” history. The 34-year-old professional gambler triumphed in Thursday night’s game – his 21st victory in a row — adding $80,615 to his ...
04:39, 05/03/2019

Trump welcomes NASCAR champ Logano to White House President Donald Trump welcomed NASCAR champion Joey Logano — and his race car — to the White House Tuesday. Trump celebrated the 2018 NASCAR Cup Series Champion on the South Lawn, along with team owner Roger Penske. (April 30)  ...
03:00, 05/01/2019

Defending champ Jutanugarn learns from last US Women's Open Defending U.S. Women's Open champion Ariya Jutanugarn looking to avoid big collapse after needing 4-hole playoff to win last year        ...
22:39, 05/29/2019

Newest UFC champ Jessica Andrade poses naked with belt New UFC strawweight champion Jessica Andrade celebrated her victory over Rose Namajunas by posing for a picture wearing nothing but her belt. The Brazilian scored a stunning KO against the former champion this month at UFC 237 in Rio de Janeiro after...
23:52, 05/28/2019

Revolution hire 5-time MLS Cup champ Bruce Arena as coach FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Revolution have hired five-time MLS Cup winner and former U.S. national coach Bruce Arena as its coach and sports director. The 67-year-old Arena succeeds Brad Friedel, who was fired last week. New England is ...
17:52, 05/14/2019

Defending champ David Toms shoots 62 at US Senior Open SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Defending champion David Toms shot an 8-under 62 in the first round of the 40th U.S. Senior Open for the early lead. He finished with 10 birdies and two bogeys on the Warren Golf Course at Notre Dame. The 52-year-old Toms was ...
22:13, 06/27/2019

Lopez beats Simon to become Queen’s Club oldest champ, again LONDON (AP) — Feliciano Lopez outlasted Gilles Simon 6-2, 6-7 (4), 7-6 (2) to win the Queen’s Club title and reaffirm his status as the grass-court tournament’s oldest winner on Sunday. The veteran Spaniard was already its oldest winner w...
18:13, 06/23/2019

The Latest: 2017 Wimbledon champ Muguruza splits with coach Garbiñe Muguruza, the 2017 Wimbledon champion, has split with her coach of about four years, Sam Sumyk        ...
14:26, 07/09/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ Holzhauer tries to school Alex Trebek on gambling “Jeopardy!” champ James Holzhauer tried to educate Alex Trebek on some gambling lingo during his 25th straight win on Wednesday night — but the longtime game show host didn’t need the lesson. The professional sports gambler us...
04:26, 05/23/2019

Trump fetes sumo champ in Japan before grappling with trade Visit to sumo wrestling’s spiritual home followed by golf and burgers as Abe tries to keep president on sideOn one side of the sumo ring stood a tall, hefty man with an unconventional hairstyle, bowing and smiling as the crowd applauded; opposite Don...
18:00, 05/26/2019

Broncos to induct cornerback Champ Bailey into Ring of Fame ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos will induct longtime cornerback and new Hall of Fame member Champ Bailey into the team’s Ring of Fame. The ceremony will take place Oct. 13. It’s been quite a memorable year for the 40-year-old B...
01:26, 05/21/2019

Record-Setting 70-Year-Old Marathon Champ Disqualified For Cheating This March, septuagenarian distance runner Frank Meza finished the Los Angeles Marathon in 2:53:10. That would be a record time for his age group, only it’s been stripped from him after L.A. Marathon officials disqualified the result and ruled that o...
20:52, 07/02/2019

Kelly Clarkson Nearly Falls Down on Indy 500 Red Carpet and Recovers Like a Champ Oops! Wearing platform sandals and a black printed gown, Kelly Clarkson nearly took a tumble to the ground, tripping on the red carpet at the Indy 500 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway......
09:00, 05/27/2019

'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer wins 18th game by $18 Reigning "Jeopardy!" champion James Holzhauer won his 18th game in a row in a close contest that saw the professional sports gambler winning by only $18....
18:13, 04/30/2019

Pliskova beats Wimbledon champ Kerber in Eastbourne final EASTBOURNE, England (AP) — Karolina Pliskova has beaten Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber 6-1, 6-4 in the Eastbourne final just two days before the grass-court Grand Slam starts in southwest London. The No. 3-ranked Pliskova took the first set in j...
15:26, 06/29/2019

‘Jeopardy’ champ James Holzhauer nears Ken Jennings’ record LOS ANGELES (AP) — James Holzhauer’s “Jeopardy” winning streak is still going and he may be on track to surpass Ken Jennings’ record earnings in the next month. Holzhauer on Monday won his 28th straight game with an additional...
05:00, 05/28/2019

The Latest: ’18 champ Halep takes long road to win in Paris PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 8:40 p.m. Defending champion Simona Halep looked headed for a relatively straightforward, straight-set victory in the French Open’s second round — until everything started to fall ap...
21:00, 05/30/2019

Djokovic adds former Wimbledon champ Ivanisevic to coaching team World number one Novak Djokovic has added former Wimbledon champion Goran Ivanisevic to his coaching team ahead of his title defense at SW19, the Serb has said....
06:39, 07/01/2019

ATP roundup: Defending champ Gasquet survives at Libema Open Defending champion and No. 8 seed Richard Gasquet withstood 21 aces by Slovenia's Aljaz Bedene and rallied for a 6-7 (3), 7-6 (5), 6-4 win Tuesday in the first round of the Libema Open in s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands....
22:39, 06/11/2019

Former boxing world champ arrested after armed standoff with police Former Olympic boxing gold medalist and world championship boxer Meldrick Taylor was arrested Monday after an armed standoff with Philidelphia police. ...
23:26, 06/04/2019

Parade, rally at the Arch to honor Stanley Cup champ Blues ST. LOUIS (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people are expected in downtown St. Louis Saturday for a parade and rally to honor the Blues, Stanley Cup champions for the first time in their 52-year history. The Blues beat the Boston Bruins 4-1 Wednesday ...
08:39, 06/15/2019

Jeopardy! Champ James Holzhauer Ends Winning Streak All good things come to an end, which was the case for James Holzhauer on Jeopardy! tonight. After 32 wins and $2,462,216 in prize money, the professional sports gambler lost on Monday......
06:39, 06/04/2019

Mike Tyson's Weed Resort: The Former Champ Smokes the Toad What do you do when you hear that Mike Tyson is opening a weed resort in the middle of the California desert? You go investigate. What we found was far more surreal than anyone could have imagined....
14:13, 06/10/2019

Meet the Air Force sergeant who's also a pro-wrestling champ in South Korea US Air Force/Senior Airman Stefan Alvarez Air Force Tech. Sgt. Gregory Gauntt is stationed in South Korea, where he's assigned to the 8th Logistics Readiness Squadron. When he isn't overseeing fuels knowledge operations, Gauntt has another job: heav...
07:00, 06/18/2019

Anisimova tops '18 French Open champ Halep; gets Barty in SF In the latest surprise at a French Open filled with them, defending champion Simona Halep was knocked out in the quarterfinals with a 6-2, 6-4 loss to 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova on Thursday....
16:26, 06/06/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ James Holzhauer once failed a college class Winning “Jeopardy” for 32 straight episodes seems easy for James Holzhauer. Wearing dress shoes, not so much. The 34-year-old, who has racked up a whopping $2,462,216 so far, geared up for the show by practicing his buzzer skills. But “the biggest th...
00:13, 06/02/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ James Holzhauer cruises to 31st straight win The seemingly unbeatable “Jeopardy!” champion pulled off yet another win. James Holzhauer emerged victorious once again during Thursday night’s episode of the storied game show. The professional sports gambler from Las Vegas ended t...
06:39, 05/31/2019

Panthers sign former heavyweight boxing champ Evander Holyfield's son Elijah Holyfield was not selected in the NFL draft, and his stock was hurt by a pedestrian 4.78 time in the 40-yard dash.        ...
00:52, 04/30/2019

New 'Jeopardy!' champ Emma Boettcher is suddenly one of America's most famous librarians The University of Chicago bookworm, who actually wrote a master's paper featuring "Jeopardy!" questions, bested the seemingly unbeatable James Houlzhauer....
15:13, 06/04/2019

The Latest: '18 champ Halep takes long road to win in Paris The Latest: Defending champion Simona Halep looked headed for relatively straightforward, straight-set victory in French Open's second round -- until everything started to fall apart for her        ...
21:13, 05/30/2019

Jets’ GM search begins with Eagles’ Joe Douglas, Bears’ Champ Kelly The Jets’ search for a new general manager ramped up Friday as the team began to request permission to interview candidates. Among the first ones contacted are Eagles vice president of player personnel Joe Douglas and Bears assistant director of play...
02:00, 05/25/2019

‘Jeopardy’ champ James Holzhauer surges to 27th victory, over $2M in winnings James Holzhauer has written another chapter in the “Jeopardy!” record books. With a runaway victory of $74,400 on Friday night — his 27th in a row — the professional sports gambler blasted through the $2 million mark in earnin...
01:39, 05/25/2019

Australian Open champ Caroline Wozniacki diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis Caroline Wozniacki, WTA's No. 3-ranked player, says rheumatoid arthritis is causing fatigue and joint pain, but she hopes to continue career.        ...
10:13, 05/16/2019

French Open glance: 17-year-old American vs.'18 champ Halep A quick look at the French Open: Defending champion Simona Halep faces 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova in one women's quarterfinal, while No. 8 seed Ash Barty meets No. 14 Madison Keys in another        ...
23:13, 06/04/2019

Why 'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer made a low wager on his losing night When James Holzhauer made a relatively low wager in the Final Jeopardy round on Monday night's episode of "Jeopardy!," it left a lot of viewers scratching their heads — but "Jeopardy!" experts say that the professional gambler's bet was the best he c...
16:26, 06/04/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ James Holzhauer not winning over Tom Brady fans with Deflategate jab This isn’t the way to get into Tom Brady’s good graces. Before securing his 24th consecutive victory on “Jeopardy!” on Tuesday night, James Holzhauer cracked a joke about the game show’s buzzers after a viewer shaded his...
23:39, 05/22/2019

Back from cricket, Australia's Barty now French Open champ Ash Barty certainly did not think her best chance of winning a Grand Slam title would be at the French Open        ...
14:39, 06/09/2019

Streets Of Rage 2 Champ Pulls Off Nigh Impossible No Death Mania Run Speedrunner Anthopants is one of the best Streets of Rage players in the world, but even he couldn’t complete Streets of Rage 2 on Mania difficulty as the character Max without dying...until this weekend, that is, when he downed the final boss with a...
22:26, 05/28/2019

Former ‘Jeopardy!’ champ James Holzhauer’s other big loss was a Super Bowl miracle Just like many others inside and outside the NFL, James Holzhauer was beaten by Tom Brady. In a recent appearance on the “Bet the Process” podcast, the now-former “Jeopardy!” star, who amassed $2,464,216 in winnings through a ...
21:39, 06/05/2019

Cameron Champ moves to second at Rocket Mortgage Classic after blistering 28 on front nine Cameron Champ created a stir Friday at the Rocket Mortgage Classic when he shot 28 on the front nine at Detroit Golf Club.        ...
07:39, 06/29/2019

Teenager Anisimova stuns defending champ Halep to reach final four "Teenager Amanda Anisimova put in one of the most impressive performances in recent French Open history on Thursday as she stunned defending champion Simona Halep 6-2 6-4 to reach the semi-finals."...
17:39, 06/06/2019

Ben Sasse reacts to 'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer, other contestants not knowing who he is Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb, took it on the chin on Wednesday when he learned reigning 'Jeopardy!' champion James Holzhauer and two competitors did not know who he was. ...
08:52, 05/02/2019

| Hammer throw world champ Wlodarczyk to skip Doha games Polish Olympic hammer champion Anita Wlodarczyk will not defend her world title later this year after undergoing knee surgery and will target the 2020 Tokyo Games...
21:52, 07/16/2019

World Cup champ Allie Long receives new key to New York City after first one was stolen Allie Long, a member of the U.S. women’s soccer team who had won the World Cup earlier this month, received a new key to New York City on Tuesday after her original one was stolen....
19:26, 07/17/2019

Celtics hiring Kara Lawson, former WNBA, Olympic champ, as assistant coach Kara Lawson joins Brad Stevens' NBA coaching staff in Boston after a 12-year WNBA career and time as analyst for the Wizards and ESPN.       ...
11:52, 06/28/2019

How Jeopardy! Champ James Holzhauer Is Honoring Alex Trebek After Winning $2.4 Million Recent big-time Jeopardy! champion and millionaire James Holzhauer is giving back, in honor of ailing host Alex Trebek. After winning a total of $2,462,216 during 32 consecutive games on......
18:52, 06/20/2019

Wells Fargo champ Max Homa completes two-year climb out of ‘dark’ times CHARLOTTE, N.C. — In his own words, Max Homa had “some serious scar tissue,’’ on the PGA Tour. Two years ago, as a PGA Tour rookie, Homa failed to make the cut in 15 of the 17 tournaments he played in and was relegated to trying to fight his way back...
16:13, 05/06/2019

Ken Jennings honors the incredible streak of fallen Jeopardy! champ James Holzhauer In the end, the Jeopardy!’s long-reigning king stayed the king. As you very likely had spoiled for you—unless you were able to catch the 9:30 a.m. CT screening in Montgomery, Alabama—James Holzhauer’s freight-train winning-streak came to an end yeste...
21:26, 06/04/2019

Dancing With the Stars Champ Jordan Fisher Is Engaged: Inside His Romantic Proposal Congratulations are in order for Jordan Fisher. The Dancing With the Stars season 25 champ is engaged to his longtime love Ellie Woods. While the future groom popped the question in the......
23:00, 05/29/2019

Jeopardy! champ James Holzhauer's skills would be welcome in MLB front offices, execs say Jeopardy champion James Holzhauer's analytical skills would be welcome in Major League Baseball front offices, team execs say.        ...
01:52, 05/09/2019

‘Pawn Stars’ helps recover stolen Super Bowl champ Mark May’s rings Marcel Behnert, 43, allegedly swiped the rings while working at a Sheraton Hotel in Tempe, Arizona, which hosted NFL star and two-time Super Bowl champ Mark May in February....
18:26, 07/19/2019

World Cup champ Allie Long's LA hotel room burglarized, thief steals key to NYC: report While U.S. women’s soccer star Allie Long’s was attending the ESPY Awards Wednesday night, someone broke into her Los Angeles hotel room and stole the symbolic key to New York City she had been presented just hours earlier as part of World Cup celebr...
12:26, 07/12/2019

Who Is Emma Boettcher? Meet the Strategic Librarian Who Dethroned Jeopardy! Champ James Holzhauer Anyone following James Holzhauer’s historic Jeopardy! run was in for a shock on Monday night, when the record-setting professional gambler was dethroned after he lost in the Final Jeopardy round, bringing his acclaimed 32-game streak to an end....
20:13, 06/05/2019

Virginia earns first NCAA lacrosse title since 2011 with defeat of defending champ Yale Led four goals from Matt Moore, Virginia took an early lead and held off defending champion Yale to win its first NCAA lacrosse title since 2011.        ...
00:26, 05/28/2019

Andrew Cancio still juggling two worlds: World champ and full-time construction technician Andrew Cancio is a world titleholder and has a fight scheduled to defend his belt in a rematch against Alberto Machado on Friday. But he still has a chip on his shoulder -- and a full-time job on the side....
04:00, 06/21/2019

US Open champ Gary Woodland on his patriotic gear: Our troops sacrifice so much so I can play a game Gary Woodland knows how special it is to win a major golf tournament and Tuesday he expressed his thankfulness to the U.S. men and women who serve at home and abroad to protect America’s freedoms....
22:52, 06/18/2019

Unseeded American Lauren Davis knocks defending champ Angelique Kerber out of Wimbledon Unseeded American Lauren Davis came from a set down to knock out defending champion Angelique Kerber in the second round of Wimbledon.        ...
21:13, 07/04/2019

Gary Woodland holds off defending champ Brooks Koepka to win U.S. Open at Pebble Beach Gary Woodland won his first major by holding off two-time defending U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka in the final round at Pebble Beach.       ...
12:39, 06/17/2019

'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer wins 30th consecutive game, inching closer to Ken Jennings James Holzhauer moved closer tonight toward the all-time record for total "Jeopardy!" winnings. The professional sports gambler scored his 30th victory in a row, bringing his earnings to $2,343,971....
17:00, 05/30/2019

Jeopardy champ James Holzhauer donated part of his winnings to a cancer walk for Alex Trebek On the final episode of James Holzhauer’s long run on Jeopardy, Alex Trebek thanked the champ for a get-well card from his daughter, in response to the host’s battle with pancreatic cancer: “I want to express my thanks to your beautiful little daught...
19:13, 06/20/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ James Holzhauer donates to pancreatic cancer charity walk in Trebek's honor James Holzhauer is making a special donation to a walk in Illinois to raise money to find a cure for the same type of cancer that afflicts “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek....
06:26, 06/20/2019

American Teen Amanda Anisimova's Singular Backhand Tore Up The Defending French Open Champ Amanda Anisimova has a good backhand, so good as to foreclose any technical critique from the peanut gallery. She’s 17 years old and it has already been described by tennis commentators, perhaps accurately, as the best backhand on tour, and, hyperbol...
03:00, 06/07/2019

Boxing News at Five: Galahad calls upon the ‘Prince’ to help beat Warrington, Shields aims to become three-weight champ Kid Galahad is seeking inspiration from 'Prince' Naseem Hamed ahead of first world title shot, and Claressa Shields moves to super-welterweight. The post Boxing News at Five: Galahad calls upon the ‘Prince’ to help beat Warrington, Shields aims to be...
19:26, 06/12/2019

WWE Stomping Grounds: Becky Lynch helps Seth Rollins stay champ, Kofi Kingston narrowly escapes Universal Champion Seth Rollins received some much needed help from his girlfriend, Raw Women's Champion Becky Lynch during WWE's newest pay-per-view event, Stomping Grounds....
15:52, 06/24/2019

'Lucky loser' from US upsets 2018 champ Kerber at Wimbledon Lauren Davis wasn't even supposed to be playing in Wimbledon's main draw but she ended up eliminating defending champion Angelique Kerber       ...
00:26, 07/05/2019

3 things we can learn from 'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer 'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer has done what entrepreneurs do — disrupted a market, made strategic bets and mastered technology needed to win.        ...
23:00, 05/02/2019

How long can 'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer keep winning? A video clip posted to Twitter appears to show leaked footage of James Holzhauer's historic 'Jeopardy!' run coming to an end in Monday's episode.        ...
04:52, 06/04/2019

With squeaker win 26, 'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer moves close to another milestone James Holzhauer was aiming for his 26th straight 'Jeopardy!' win Wednesday and moving closer to the $2 million mark in prize money.        ...
03:52, 05/24/2019

'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer honors Alek Trebek with donation "Jeopardy!" champion James Holzhauer honored Alek Trebek in a meaningful way by making a donation to a cancer research walk in Trebek's name.        ...
20:13, 06/20/2019

Former champ Ostapenko faces Azarenka in round one, winner to play Osaka, Venus to play Svitolina "The draw for the women’s tournament at the French Open has been completed with the highlight of the opening round seeing former champion Jelena Ostapenko face Victoria Azarenka."...
22:13, 05/23/2019

'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer wins again for the 23rd time, pushing winnings to $1.7M Is James Holzhauer still the "Jeopardy!" champ? Yup, after winning his 23rd consecutive game, putting his total winnings at nearly $1.8 million.        ...
08:13, 05/21/2019

'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer extends amazing streak with his 24th victory James Holzhauer extended his 'Jeopardy!' winning streak to an even two dozen Tuesday, as he moves ever closer to the $2 million mark.        ...
03:26, 05/22/2019

'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer is getting the key to Las Vegas James Holzhauer, a professional gambler from Las Vegas, has won 20 games and more than $1.5 million so far on "Jeopardy!"        ...
02:52, 05/03/2019

'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer honors Alex Trebek with pancreatic cancer donation James Holzhauer donated $1,109.14, "For Alex Trebek and all the other survivors," to the Naperville Pancreatic Cancer Research Walk.        ...
16:00, 06/20/2019

'Jeopardy' champ James Holzhauer earns 28th win, pulls within $325K of Jennings' record On Monday, Holzhauer notched his 28th consecutive "Jeopardy!' win with $130,222, bettering the score that put him over the $2 million mark on Friday.        ...
03:26, 05/28/2019

Donald Trump will present huge 'President's Cup' trophy to sumo wrestling champ at tournament in Japan Donald Trump will attend a sumo wrestling tournament in Tokyo, and he has his own huge trophy -- the 'President's Cup' -- for the tournament champion.        ...
20:00, 05/25/2019

'The Voice' champ Maelyn Jarmon is 'freaking out' over meeting Taylor Swift John Legend protegee Maelyn Jarmon is on cloud nine after meeting Taylor Swift and winning Season 16 of "The Voice" Tuesday night.        ...
19:26, 05/23/2019

Ken Jennings is ready to face off against 'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer: It's 'inevitable' If you ask Ken Jennings, a throw-down with James Holzhauer is not in jeopardy. Jennings also shared what advice he's given to the dethroned champ.        ...
19:39, 06/06/2019

'Jeopardy!' champ Ken Jennings salutes James Holzhauer's 'reign of destruction' ‏ 'Jeopardy!' champ Ken Jennings doffed his cap to James Holzhauer's 'reign of destruction' after it ended Monday - in superhero fashion.        ...
04:52, 06/04/2019

Navy searches for sailor who went overboard in Arabian Sea Navy ships in the Arabian Sea are engaged in search and rescue operation for a sailor who was reported overboard on Wednesday, according to Navy officials....
01:52, 07/19/2019

Froome back on a bike five weeks after horror crash, Brailsford confirms "Chris Froome is back on a bike and making “steady progress” following his horrific crash last month, Team Ineos general manager Dave Brailsford told Eurosport."...
02:26, 07/19/2019

Financier Epstein to remain jailed until sex trafficking trial American financier Jeffrey Epstein will remain behind bars while he awaits trial on charges of sex trafficking dozens of underage girls, a U.S. judge ruled on Thursday....
02:26, 07/19/2019

‘Stay together and step up’ action to meet Global Goals, ECOSOC President tells development forum We can realize the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030 “if we all stay together and step up our actions”, Inga Rhonda King, President of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ESOSOC), said on Thursday....
02:26, 07/19/2019

Report: Japanese sushi chef in North Korea seen alive and well A Japanese national who once served as sushi chef to former North Korean leader Kim Jong Il is well and alive, according to a pro-Pyongyang newspaper based in Japan....
03:13, 07/19/2019

Study: Top, bottom blood pressure numbers each predict cardiovascular risk The systolic and diastolic blood pressure readings -- which are the top and bottom numbers -- both independently forecast the risk of heart attack and stroke, according to new research....
03:26, 07/19/2019

The inventor whose flying board wowed the world Franky Zapata has been driven by a single dream since he was little: being able to fly. Not in an airplane, he says, since the windows function like a screen, but like a bird....
03:26, 07/19/2019

Steve Bruce pledges to ‘prove the doubters wrong’ at Newcastle • ‘There are big shoes to fill. But I’ll give it everything’• Hoffenheim coach says Newcastle target Joelinton will leaveSteve Bruce has vowed to win over the doubters at Newcastle after admitting he has always regretted turning down the manager’s jo...
03:52, 07/19/2019

Mystery surrounds Rohan Dennis's shock withdrawal from Tour de France Australian time-trial specialist quits on stage 12No reason given by rider or his team Bahrain-MeridaWorld time-trial champion Rohan Dennis has wished his teammates well for the rest of the Tour de France but offered no insight as to why he quit the ...
03:52, 07/19/2019

Texas teen arrested for spitting in tea bottle and putting it back, police say Police arrested a 15-year-old boy for spitting in an Arizona Tea bottle and putting it back on the shelf at an Odessa Albertsons, according to CB7.        ...
03:52, 07/19/2019

Trump administration won't ban pesticide tied to childhood brain damage Evironmental Protection Agency rejects proposed ban on chlorpyrifos, despite growing evidence of its toxicityThe US government has rejected a proposed ban on a toxic pesticide linked to brain damage in children, dismissing a growing body of research ...
03:52, 07/19/2019

Boeing to take $4.9bn charge due to grounding of 737 Max jets Company expects $5.6bn reduction in revenue after crashes in Ethiopia and IndonesiaBoeing reported on Thursday it would take an after-tax charge of $4.9bn in the second quarter on estimated disruptions from the prolonged grounding of its lucrative 73...
03:52, 07/19/2019

Trump says he tried to stop ‘send her back’ chant — video shows he was silent for 13 seconds “I started speaking really quickly,” he told reporters Thursday. “I was not happy with it. I disagree with it” and “would certainly try” to stop any similar chant at a future rally....
04:00, 07/19/2019

Misfits’ deal with clothing maker Outerstuff isn’t just about its esports teams Misfits Gaming's recent deal with clothing maker Outerstuff is about more than making gear for its teams -- it's about expanding the esports apparel market.Read More...
04:13, 07/19/2019

Stop thinking you can hire enough people to fix your cybersecurity problems Compute and algorithms processing mountains of data is more efficacious than trying to hire cybersecurity professionals when there aren’t enough of them.Read More...
04:13, 07/19/2019

The Way You Open the Hood of An Audi A2 is Totally Bizarre The Audi A2 is already fascinating for being the first ever high volume aluminum-bodied economy car; for its amazing aerodynamic properties; and for its polarizing, bubbly styling. But more than that, it’s the vehicle’s hood opening procedure that I ...
04:39, 07/19/2019

Japan's worst mass killing in two decades claims 33 lives in arson attack on anime studio A man suspected of torching Kyoto Animation reportedly doused the studio's entrance with what appeared to be petrol and set it ablaze on Thursday....
04:39, 07/19/2019

Ilhan Omar receives hero's welcome home day after Trump rally crowd chant 'send her back' Ilhan Omar has received a hero's welcome home a day after Donald Trump supporters chanted "send her back" as the president took aim at the Congresswoman....
04:52, 07/19/2019

How Big Pharma plays games with drug patents and how to combat it Drug companies overcharge in ways that are unique to their industry. America's patent system should reward innovation, not lawyering: Our view       ...
05:00, 07/19/2019

Graydon Carter’s Air Mail newsletter set to take flight Graydon Carter, the former Vanity Fair editor in chief, will let fly his new weekly newsletter creation Air Mail on the morning of July 19. Carter has backing from private equity giant TPG, which he said “is the majority owner” as well as some “famil...
05:00, 07/19/2019

Tesla opens Vegas V3 Supercharger station powered by solar and battery Tesla is opening a V3 Supercharger station right on the Las Vegas Strip. The automaker released a video today with more details about its newest charging site, located next to the LINQ hotel's High Roller ferris wheel. Drivers can take advantage...
05:26, 07/19/2019

Amazon Prime Day error put high-end camera gear on sale for peanuts Sometimes during major online sales, too-good-to-be-true deals accidentally make it to storefronts. Often the retailer cancels those orders after realizing the mistake, but sometimes lucky bargain hunters actually receive the goods they found for way...
05:26, 07/19/2019

Calling at all stations: tube passengers to get 4G reception from next year 4G mobile technology will launch on Jubilee line and will be extended to other linesLondon Underground passengers will be able to use their phones in tunnels between stations from early next year, removing one of the last major public places in Brita...
05:26, 07/19/2019

Kim Kardashian thanks Trump, Pompeo and Kushner for efforts to get A$AP Rocky released from Sweden jail Kim Kardashian West thanked President Trump, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and senior Trump adviser Jared Kushner Thursday for their apparent efforts to get rapper A$AP Rocky released from prison in Sweden....
06:00, 07/19/2019

NJ woman sues Caesars for fostering ‘male-dominated culture’ A New Jersey woman is suing casino chain Caesars for fostering a male-dominated culture that looked the other way as she was retaliated against for complaining about a creepy incident with a superior, according to her lawsuit. Jocelyn Agnellini Allis...
06:13, 07/19/2019

U.S. Is Bringing Home Suspected ISIS Fighter The U.S. government has taken custody of an American citizen suspected of fighting for Islamic State and is returning him from Syria to stand trial. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo recently praised Italy for repatriating an Italian foreign fighter....
06:26, 07/19/2019

The ‘Cats’ Trailer Just Landed. What Were They Thinking? We finally get to see Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson, James Corden and the newcomer Francesca Hayward all furred up. We have five months to get used to it....
06:39, 07/19/2019

'Ambulance Carrying Father's Body Stopped For Amarnath Pilgrims': Officer A senior Jammu and Kashmir government officer has alleged that he was held up for hours in an ambulance with his father's body on the Srinagar-Jammu national highway because of traffic restrictions......
06:39, 07/19/2019

10 Crores Earmarked For Manohar Parrikar Memorial: Goa Chief Minister Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said on Thursday that Rs 10 crore had been set aside for the construction of a memorial dedicated to former Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar....
06:39, 07/19/2019

‘Womb Raiders’ charged with murder of baby they allegedly ripped from pregnant teen The women who allegedly slaughtered a pregnant Chicago teenager and ripped the baby from her womb were charged Thursday in the death of the newborn. Clarisa Figueroa, 46, and her daughter Desiree Figueroa, 24, were already charged for the first-degre...
06:39, 07/19/2019

Ilhan Omar’s life ‘in imminent danger’ after ‘Send her back’ chant: Dems House Democrats on Thursday called for increased security in response to the “Send her back” chants that got hurled at Rep. Ilhan Omar during President Trump’s rally in North Carolina. “It’s crystal clear to me that [Omar̵...
06:39, 07/19/2019

| Iran drone shot down | Australia, NZ PMs meet: WATCH the top world news videos for today US warship destroyed Iranian drone, says Trump | Morrison says meeting with Ardern was positive - lists things they didn't speak about; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
07:00, 07/19/2019

Flying ants invading UK seen from space On one day every year, as per tradition, Britain is invaded by swarms of flying ants -- and this year, the insects arrived in such vast numbers they were seen from space....
07:13, 07/19/2019

Homeland Security chief says family separations at U.S. border are down Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan said fewer than 1,000 children have been separated from families out of 450,000 family groups that have crossed the border since October....
07:52, 07/19/2019

MLB players call on Puerto Rico governor to resign over leaked text messages Several Major League Baseball players on Wednesday called for the governor of Puerto Rico to resign after hundreds of leaked documents between the governor and other officials featured homophobic and sexist language....
07:52, 07/19/2019

Government defeat is the start of a new rebel alliance The final Commons defeat for Theresa May was delivered on Thursday as 47 Conservative MPs defied a three-line whip to prevent the suspension of parliament this autumn for force through a no-deal Brexit....
08:00, 07/19/2019

Google's project to fill local news void announces first city: Youngstown, Ohio Google announced Thursday that Youngstown, Ohio, has been selected as the inaugural city for an initiative with McClatchy, called the Compass Experiment....
08:39, 07/19/2019

The Yankees really are savages The Yankees were savages in the box in both games of Thursday’s doubleheader against the Rays at Yankee Stadium. Just ask Aaron Boone. It was much as they have been all season. Boone made that point to young umpire Brennan Miller in Game 1 and was to...
09:00, 07/19/2019

Coal-reliant counties unprepared for fiscal collapse Coal-producing counties across the U.S. are failing to account for the harm inflicted on their finances by the ongoing decline of the fuel. That decline, prompted mostly by market competition from cheaper gas and renewable energy, stands to get worse...
09:13, 07/19/2019

| Breetzke hits maiden ton as SA Emerging dominate A maiden career century by Matthew Breetzke helped South Africa Emerging dominate day one of their opening four-day battle against Sri Lanka Emerging....
09:26, 07/19/2019

| Poston off to hot start at Barbasol Championship American JT Poston equalled the course record with a 10-under-par 62 to grab a slim lead after the first round of the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship....
09:26, 07/19/2019

Tucson’s Democratic mayoral candidates square off in debate TUCSON — The three Democrats vying to become the party’s nominee for mayor this fall were on stage together at Rincon High School, debating for the first time in this campaign with only two weeks to go before ballots get mailed out. Tucso...
09:39, 07/19/2019

Off-duty Florida police officer dives into canal to pull two people from submerged car (WESH) Body camera footage shows the moments after a Cocoa, Florida police police officer rescued two people from a submerged car while off duty. Corporal Ken Brackin says he heard the crash while at his home in Titusville early Tuesday morning and r...
09:39, 07/19/2019

Saban, Alabama need to stop making excuses and give Clemson credit Clemson won the national championship because it was the better team, not because some Alabama players were supposedly worried about their futures and the NFL....
10:13, 07/19/2019

‘Looney Tunes terrorist’ Ashiqul Alam attacked in prison: attorney The self-proclaimed “Looney Tunes terrorist” appeared in court Thursday sporting a black eye, as his attorney explained he’d been the subject of a jailhouse beat-down. “My client was attacked,” defense lawyer James Darro...
10:26, 07/19/2019

LMM's first scene in His Dark Materials is (appropriately) a duet between him and his daemon self “I literally come into this singing a duet with my daemon. On a hot air balloon,” Lin-Manuel Miranda proclaimed on the San Diego Comic-Con Hall H stage. And thus begins the fantastical exploration of HBO and The BBC’s take on His Dark Materials, the ...
10:39, 07/19/2019

Alec Baldwin: 'You naughty English could fold sex into dentistry' Playing the fallen car entrepreneur John DeLorean, skewering Donald Trump on SNL, Woody Allen, #MeToo … Why is it so hard to pin the actor down on anything?A conversation with Alec Baldwin feels rather like being in a holding pattern above New York. ...
10:52, 07/19/2019

Dow futures surge more than 100 points on hopes of aggressive easing from the Fed U.S. stock index futures continued to surge Friday morning after two influential Federal Reserve officials hinted at more aggressive policy easing from the central bank....
11:00, 07/19/2019

North of Cooperstown, a Hall of Fame That Fits Canada Just Fine The Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame has modest roots, but a recent expansion offers more room to preserve the country’s sometimes-quirky involvement in the game....
11:26, 07/19/2019

Tuition-Free College Could Cost Less Than You Think Making a tuition-free college education available to everyone who wants one is an immensely worthwhile — and realistic — goal, a Harvard economist says....
11:39, 07/19/2019

Trump's campaign takes a swipe at 'liberal paper straws' and sells Trump straws for $15 Trump Make America Great Again Committee President Donald Trump's 2020 re-election campaign is thirsty for some donations: Trump-branded straws are being sold on the campaign website. "Liberal paper straws don't work," the item description said. "ST...
12:00, 07/19/2019

The top trends and technologies impacting consumer transit and the supply chain The transportation and logistics industry is in a time of rapid transition characterized by evolving shopping and transit trends. E-commerce is becoming the shopping channel of choice for consumers, putting pressure on logistics companies to ...
12:00, 07/19/2019

Protests in Puerto Rico show no sign of stopping as thousands take to the streets demanding governor resign over leaked text messages AP Photo/Dennis M. Rivera Pichardo Thousands of protesters have jammed streets in San Juan since Saturday, calling on Governor Ricardo Rossello to step down after the leak of a raft of controversial and vulgar text messages between him and his close...
12:00, 07/19/2019

Dr. Pimple Popper drained an orange-sized lump that was growing on the back of a woman's thigh for 10 years drpimplepopper/Instagram Editor's note: This story contains spoilers and graphic images of skin conditions. In episode 2 of season 3 of "Dr. Pimple Popper," Dr. Sandra Lee treats a women named Leta who has had a lump the size of an orange on her lef...
12:00, 07/19/2019

Creating software for multiple OSes: 13 things new developers need to remember Developing across platforms is no bed of roses, especially when you’re first starting out as a developer. Individual operating systems tend to have their own quirks when coding for them, and testing how everything works once your software is bu...
12:13, 07/19/2019

Brexitcast questions Steve Barclay on Boris Johnson Boris Johnson has been criticised for making inaccurate claims during a speech at the final Conservative Hustings - supporter Steve Barclay responds....
12:52, 07/19/2019

A different era: Oda wins Japan's first Olympic gold in 1928 It's been over 90 years since Japan won its first Olympic gold medal and Asia's first individual gold       ...
13:00, 07/19/2019

1,000 fantasy football experts just held a draft. Here’s what you can learn. Results from the ninth installment of the Scott Fish Bowl league show that, when it comes to these players, the public is out of step with the fantasy industry's latest thinking....
13:26, 07/19/2019

How to have Google Maps remember where you parked your car Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. As of March 2019, there were over 38 million cars on the roads of Great Britain, according to transport and poli...
13:52, 07/19/2019

Ford Recalls 22,690 Endeavour SUVs In India For Faulty Airbag Inflators The recall is a voluntary one and has been prompted to inspect the front airbag inflators on the Endeavour. The affected lot had been made at the company's Chennai plant between February 2004 and......
14:00, 07/19/2019

BBC and ITV streaming service BritBox is finally coming to the UK BritBox, the streaming service from two of Britain's largest broadcasters, will finally launch in the UK by the end of 2019. The service, a partnership between the BBC and ITV, will be priced at £5.99 ($7.50) a month, offering HD video acr...
14:00, 07/19/2019

As NASA relives its biggest triumph, there are worries it won’t be able to do it again The White House has gone heavy on the lofty rhetoric, calling its plan to return humans to the lunar surface the “challenge of our time.” It’s set an audacious, Kennedyesque timeline to pull off the f......
14:39, 07/19/2019

Oklahoma man allegedly raped toddler in McDonald's restroom during daycare field trip: police An Oklahoma man was arrested after he allegedly raped a four-year-old girl in a McDonald’s restroom on Tuesday while she was on a day care field trip....
14:52, 07/19/2019

First climate assembly in UK draws up wishlist for council action Camden council officials say they intend to implement at least some of the panel’s ideasBritain’s first climate assembly culminates on Saturday when 56 north Londoners will decide on measures they want their council to enact to confront the climate c...
15:13, 07/19/2019

Angela Merkel says she rejects Trump’s racist remarks, stands ‘in solidarity’ with Ilhan Omar The German chancellor is the latest foreign official to condemn President Trump's comments and show her support for the Somali-born U.S. congresswoman....
15:26, 07/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Shareholders in Brazilian reinsurer IRB raise $2 bln in offering Brazilian reinsurer IRB Brasil Resseguros SA set its price per share at 88 reais in a secondary share offering late on Thursday, according to a securities filing....
15:52, 07/19/2019

96-year-old Roy Englert runs 42-minute 5K to shatter age-group world record Englert, 96, runs 5000m in 42:30.23 to set age-group recordVirginia native already held the records in 800m and 1500mRoy Englert, 96, added yet another world record to his collection at last week’s USATF Masters Outdoor Championships, running the 500...
16:00, 07/19/2019

Talking Horses: does horse racing really face an 'existential threat'? The sport is in a ‘dangerous moment’ according to a former betting executive and the 2005 Gambling Act is a chief factorThe internal combustion engine, powered flight, electricity, universal suffrage and two world wars are just a few of the transform...
16:00, 07/19/2019

I last missed a Burnley game in 1974, so two games at once is no obstacle On Saturday Burnley play two friendlies at the same time. Dave Burnley hasn’t missed a game since 1974 – and he’s got no intention of missing either fixtureIt had been discussed at length whether to jump in a car to try to see a half each of Burnley’...
16:00, 07/19/2019

Fly me to the moon - holidaying in space On July 21, it will be 50 years since Neil Armstrong became the first man to walk on the moon. Soon others could follow — even tourists. Comfort might be low, but the experience would be truly stellar....
16:13, 07/19/2019

Apollo 11: Tranquility base should get special heritage status, says space agency boss Tranquility base, where humans first set foot on the Moon, should be given special heritage status to protect it from future damange, according to the European Space Agency's chief....
16:26, 07/19/2019

Fantasy Baseball: 10 players who could be impacted by the trade deadline, including Madison Bumgarner and Marcus Stroman Player movement often has a hand in reshaping player value, and never is it more evident than at the trade deadline. Scott White highlights some of the players who could see the biggest shift in value....
16:26, 07/19/2019

U.S. vows to shoot down any Iran drones that fly too closely to its ships The United States will destroy any Iranian drones that fly too closely to its ships and has "clear evidence" that it shot down such a drone on Thursday, a senior Trump administration official said on Friday....
16:52, 07/19/2019

Italian prime minister says major progress made on bill wanted by League Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Friday the coalition parties had made great progress towards securing a deal on a reform promoted by the League party that will give greater powers to the regions....
16:52, 07/19/2019

Vietnam says Chinese oil survey vessels violated its sovereignty Vietnam said on Friday a Chinese oil survey vessel and its escorts had conducted activities in Vietnam's exclusive economic zone and continental shelf that violated its sovereignty....
16:52, 07/19/2019

Why Oliver Zipse emerged as the new BMW CEO Oliver Zipse’s powers of persuasion, evident from his patient explanations with detail to reporters, will be in demand after predecessor Harald Krueger’s wavering produced unhelpful divisions on BMW’s management board....
17:00, 07/19/2019

A day after distancing himself from hostile chant, Trump criticizes media for its coverage of his rally In morning tweets, the president said reporters should be more focused on the “vile and disgusting” statements by minority congresswomen he had repeatedly attacked....
17:00, 07/19/2019

How To Make South Indian Mulagapodi Powder (Gunpowder) At Home Also known as molagapudi or milagadi podi, this powder is a mix of ground spices, coconut, chickpeas and roasted lentils that is served with idli. Gunpowder can also served with dosas, uttapams etc....
17:00, 07/19/2019

Why Have Novels About Royalty Stormed the Y.A. Best-Seller Lists? Ruthless and treacherous, the characters in these books may be kings, queens and pawns, but they act a lot like the people at a teenager’s lunch table....
17:26, 07/19/2019

Golf Links Sports Complex renamed in honor of fallen soldier TUCSON – City leaders and the community will gather Friday morning to pay tribute to a fallen soldier by renaming Golf Links Sports Complex in his honor. The naming of Todd M. Harris Sports Complex will be at 8 a.m. at 2400 S. Craycroft Rd. Army Sgt....
17:52, 07/19/2019

The Northernmost Settlement on Earth Cracked 70 Degrees For the First Time This Week It’s not just the eastern part of the U.S. roasting this week. Much of the planet is on a heat bender, including the northernmost inhabited place on Earth.Read more......
18:00, 07/19/2019

AirAsia Pilot Suspended For Wrongly Transmitting "Hijack Code": Report Aviation regulator DGCA Friday suspended an AirAsia India pilot for a period of three months for erroneously transmitting the ''hijack code'' to the Air Traffic Services during a Delhi-Srinagar flight......
18:26, 07/19/2019

Trinamool Congress Delegation To Meet Sonbhadra Clashes Victims Tomorrow The Trinamool Congress (TMC) today said a team of its lawmakers will meet the victims of Sonbhadra clashes in Uttar Pradesh in which 10 people were killed and several injured....
18:26, 07/19/2019

Bill To Amend Right to Information Act Introduced In Lok Sabha A bill which seeks to take away the stature of information commissioners from equivalent of election commissioners and give the Centre the power to set their salaries and service conditions was......
18:26, 07/19/2019

"40-50 Crore Bribe To Lure Lawmakers," HD Kumaraswamy Blasts BJP As the Karnataka political crisis deepens, Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy has today launched stinging allegations against the BJP of bribing Congress and Janata Dal (Secular) lawmakers to "bring down......
18:26, 07/19/2019

Scarlett Keeling Case: High Court Awards 10-Year Jail To Samson D'Souza The Bombay High Court in Goa on Friday convicted Samson D'Souza, a beach shack worker accused of sexually assaulting 15-year-old British teenager Scarlett Keeling and leaving her to die at Goa's......
18:26, 07/19/2019

Domingo German’s Yankees audible is another impressive sign Domingo German’s breakout season has come largely on the back of his dominant curveball. That wasn’t the case Thursday afternoon, as the Yankees beat the Rays 6-2 in the first game of a doubleheader. After waiting an hour and 26 minutes for a rain-le...
18:26, 07/19/2019

NASA Coverage of Vice President’s Visit to Kennedy Space Center on Moon Landing Anniversary NASA will provide television, still image, and social media coverage of Vice President Mike Pence’s visit to the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Saturday, July 20 – the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing....
18:39, 07/19/2019

Gibraltar court OKs government request to continue detaining Iran tanker The Gibraltar government has successfully renewed the detention of an Iranian supertanker for another 30 days, under suspicion that it violated European Union sanctions....
18:39, 07/19/2019

Owl Rock's IPO Boosts Niche Market Asset manager Owl Rock’s business development company, with a valuation of about $6 billion, highlights the growth potential for private debt markets as institutional investors expand to remote corners of Wall Street....
18:39, 07/19/2019

2 South African Presidents Are Called to Account on Corruption President Cyril Ramaphosa was accused on Friday of misleading Parliament about a campaign donation after his predecessor, Jacob Zuma, was called to testify in a corruption hearing....
18:52, 07/19/2019

Mark Noble thrilled by Sebastien Haller signing as West Ham splash the cash West Ham captain Mark Noble has praised the club's hierarchy for spending a club-record £45million on Sebastien Haller and believes the Frenchman can fill the void left by Marko Arnautovic....
18:52, 07/19/2019

Ex-con with mental issues named as suspect behind mass killing in Japan The suspected arsonist behind the deadly fire at an animation studio in Japan was identified Friday as Shinji Aoba, who served time in prison for robbery and has been treated for mental health issues, according to reports. Shinji Aoba, 41, carried ou...
18:52, 07/19/2019

Dell's Black Friday in July Mega Deals end today with huge £420 price cut for the XPS 13 Dell's Black Friday in July event runs all month, but today is the last day of its "Mega Deals" promotion – but it's ending in style by knocking an incredible £420 off the Dell XPS 13 (2019), which in our view is the best laptop...
19:13, 07/19/2019

Is FaceApp safe? A deeper look at the viral hit If you’ve been on Facebook, Twitter or pretty much any other social medium in the last few days then you can’t have failed to notice it - FaceApp is everywhere. Despite launching way back in January 2017, the app has suddenly recei...
19:13, 07/19/2019

New border city added to program returning migrants to wait for U.S. hearings in Mexico The U.S. government will start returning migrants to Mexico to wait out their U.S. court hearings in Mexico through Brownsville, Texas on Friday, a spokeswoman for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) said....
19:13, 07/19/2019

How 'Queer Eye' gets made, and yes, there are tears In case you haven't seen it, there's a moving episode in the third season of Netflix's "Queer Eye" in which viewers meet Rob Elrod, a 42-year-old single father, whose wife, Allison, had died two years earlier from breast cancer....
19:13, 07/19/2019

Just 21% of all new CEOs in 2019 are women. That's even less than in 2018 Over the first six months of 2019, more than 600 U.S. CEOs have been replaced. Women nabbed just 131 of those jobs.       ...
19:26, 07/19/2019

National Ice Cream Day brings free ice cream, deals and contests Sunday National Ice Cream Day brings freebies, deals and contests to PetSmart, Dippin' Dots, Carvel, Godiva and more Sunday, July 21.       ...
19:26, 07/19/2019

Kyoto animation arson suspect told police his work had been plagiarized The suspect at the center of Japan's worst mass killing in almost 20 years told police that his work was plagiarized and said he used gasoline to torch the renowned Kyoto Animation studio, killing 33 people....
19:52, 07/19/2019

Chinese Australian writer facing possible charges after six months in China jail A China-born Australian writer accused by Chinese authorities of espionage has been moved to a detention center in Beijing after six months of house arrest, paving the way for formal indictment, one of his lawyers said Friday....
19:52, 07/19/2019

Canada to pay C$1bn to sexual misconduct victims in military Government set aside funds for Canadian Armed Forces members but doesn’t admit liability following class-action lawsuitsCanada’s government will pay nearly C$1bn ($770m) to members of the military who took part in class-action lawsuits alleging wides...
19:52, 07/19/2019

No deal would be disastrous. Labour must lead a national campaign to stop it | Owen Jones After alienating supporters with its Brexit stance, it can regain the initiative by blocking Boris Johnson’s dangerous fantasyOff a cliff they march: bowler hat-wearing, besuited Englishmen, left leg raised theatrically – à la Ministry of Silly Walks...
19:52, 07/19/2019

Laquan McDonald: four fired for alleged cover up of white officer's role in killing Chicago police board finds the officers exaggerated the threat posed by the 17-year-old to justify his shooting The Chicago police board on Thursday fired four police officers for allegedly covering up a white officer’s 2014 fatal shooting of the bla...
19:52, 07/19/2019

Guatemala court upholds request to suspend work at huge nickel mine Campaigners say full consultation was not carried out before 2014 reopening of European-owned Fenix siteGuatemala’s constitutional court has upheld a request from indigenous campaigners to suspend operations at one of the largest nickel mines in Cent...
19:52, 07/19/2019

From 'sesh mates' to background pals – what your friendships say about you | Emma Garland British people have fewer close friends than other nationalities. Here’s a quick guide to the key relationshipsEveryone in the UK is a friendless loser. Not my words, but those (slightly paraphrased) of a recent Snapchat survey that found British peo...
20:00, 07/19/2019

Anna Jones’ summer salad recipes | The Modern Cook Two herby summer salads: a party of sweetcorn and tomatoes, with chewy-crisp croutons, and a lentil salad that will put a riot of colours on your tableThis week, two recipes for when you want to spend very little time in the kitchen. There’s one to m...
20:00, 07/19/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Team Previews: With Tyreek Hill active, Chiefs are a juggernaut again Tyreek Hill won't be suspended in 2019, which means the Chiefs are bringing the whole gang back together. Can they repeat 2018's incredible performance?...
20:13, 07/19/2019

July 2019 Ags Update Read the latest happenings in the Ags markets, including how above-average rainfall is impacting U.S. corn planting, soymeal hedging for feed mills case study, and more....
20:26, 07/19/2019

Netanyahu to become Israel’s longest-serving prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu will make history Saturday when he surpasses Israel’s founding father David Ben-Gurion as the country’s longest-serving prime minister....
20:39, 07/19/2019

Quickly Thaw Frozen Food Using These Techniques If you’ve ever found yourself in a position where you need to defrost some chicken thighs ASAP, you’ve probably wondered which thawing method is best and also quickest. Well, you’re in luck—because that’s exactly what we’re about to tell you....
20:39, 07/19/2019

Jada Pinkett Smith, 47, sports bikini while embracing 'hot girl summer' Jada Pinkett Smith just turned up the heat on an already hot summer, thanks to a bikini photo shared to Instagram.        ...
20:39, 07/19/2019

Don’t panic, support DR Congo in fight against deadly Ebola virus, UN health agency urges Ebola virus is just one challenge among many facing communities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday, reiterating an appeal for the international community to show support and solidarity fo...
20:52, 07/19/2019

U.S. hits four Venezuelan military officers with sanctions after captain's death The United States on Friday stepped up its response following the death of a Venezuelan navy captain, sanctioning four top officials in Venezuela's military counterintelligence agency, the U.S. Treasury Department said....
21:00, 07/19/2019

Spain's Podemos accepts key condition for coalition deal with Socialists The leader of Spain's far-left Podemos party said on Friday he was willing to give up having a post in a coalition government, potentially opening a way out of stalled power-sharing talks with acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez's Socialists....
21:00, 07/19/2019

Canada offers C$900 million settlement to victims of sexual misconduct in military The Canadian government has made a C$900 million cash offer to settle lawsuits by victims of sexual harassment, sexual assault and gender-based discrimination in Canada's military....
21:00, 07/19/2019

Cummins makes offer for VW's large engines unit: sources United States-based diesel engines maker Cummins has made an indicative offer for Volkswagen's MAN Energy Solutions unit, people close to the matter said, as the carmaker seeks to slim down its portfolio of disparate assets....
21:00, 07/19/2019

Vacancies remain at 'epidemic levels' in some US cities: Axios managing editor Are abandoned and vacant homes the next housing crisis? Kim Hart, managing editor at Axios, joins "The Exchange" to discuss the burden of high vacancy rates on small communities....
21:00, 07/19/2019

Trump renews attacks on Democratic congresswoman Omar Somali-born U.S. congresswoman Ilhan Omar is "lucky to be where she is," President Donald Trump said on Friday, pressing on with attacks on four minority women Democratic U.S. representatives he has said should "go back" to where they came from....
21:00, 07/19/2019

UK's Javid says 'send her back' chant at Trump rally unacceptable Chants of "send her back" directed at politicians are completely unacceptable in a modern democracy, British interior minister Sajid Javid said on Friday after a crowd chanted the phrase at a rally for U.S. President Donald Trump....
21:00, 07/19/2019

Let's Configure Your 2020 C8 Corvette Stingray As we may soon be saying about the 2020 Corvette Stingray itself: damn, that was fast. Though the car just debuted last night, the configurator is already online so you can spec it out to the fullest extent of your desires. Let’s go!...
21:13, 07/19/2019

Jamie Lee Curtis returning for not one, but two more sequels to Blumhouse's Halloween A sequel to Blumhouse’s wildly successful (if not particularly good) Halloween sequel was a foregone conclusion, but today they announced that their return to Haddonfield will apparently be a trilogy. Via Twitter, it’s been confirmed that two sequels...
21:13, 07/19/2019

Zimbabwe: Droughts leave millions food insecure, UN food agency scales up assistance  Severe drought has rendered more than a third of rural households in Zimbabwe – or around 3.5 million people – dangerously food insecure, the UN World Food Programme (WFP) revealed on Friday. ...
21:26, 07/19/2019

New leaked photos show Google’s Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL from every angle Just yesterday, BGR exclusively revealed several key specs for Google’s upcoming Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL flagship phones. While much is still unknown — or at least unconfirmed — the specs our inside sources were able to reveal prove ...
21:39, 07/19/2019

Fort Lauderdale water service restored, but another interruption 'very possible' Water service was restored to the city of Fort Lauderdale and surrounding areas Friday after a temporary repair was made to a major water main damaged by a construction crew.        ...
21:39, 07/19/2019

Iowa judge tosses lawsuit challenging ban on using Medicaid for transition-related surgeries Lawsuit challenged an Iowa law that denies mandatory Medicaid coverage to transgender Iowans for transition-related care.        ...
21:39, 07/19/2019

16,000 Readers Shared Their Experiences of Being Told to ‘Go Back.’ Here Are Some of Their Stories. After President Trump attacked four congresswomen of color on Twitter, suggesting they "go back" to the places they came from, readers shared experiences of being told the same thing....
21:39, 07/19/2019

Iran's Revolutionary Guard report capture of UK tanker Iran's Revolutionary Guard said they have seized a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz for allegedly violating international laws. The UK government said it was "urgently seeking further information."...
21:52, 07/19/2019

'Fallout 76' Desperately Needs to Test-Play Its Patches More This week's game news: update troubles for 'Fallout 76,' Nintendo Switch's possessed joysticks, and the bizarre trailer for 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds.'...
22:00, 07/19/2019

Sanders campaign roiled by complaints it's paying less than $15 an hour to staffers Bernie Sanders' 2020 presidential bid is reportedly going through internal turmoil over staff complaints that the campaign isn't paying the equivalent of the $15 an hour wage that Sanders has backed as a federal minimum....
22:13, 07/19/2019

This is the first big news about ‘Stranger Things’ season 4’s release timing Stranger Things 3 brought us another series of remarkable adventures for the brave kids and adults in Hawkins, Indiana, who have successfully managed to battle monsters from the Upside Down again. The story isn’t over, in spite of how things ju...
22:26, 07/19/2019

SBI ATM Rules: Free Transactions, Withdrawal Limit, Other Details Here SBI Debit Card: SBI customers can generate request for a cheque book, make bill payments, register for mobile banking and IMPS service using SBI ATM....
22:52, 07/19/2019

Jim Harbaugh and Michigan lean into expectations as Ohio State begins new era At Big Ten media days, the Wolverines coach said of predictions that his team would be the conference's best: “I think that’s where I would pick us.”...
23:00, 07/19/2019

Startup Investment to Keep Soaring After Record Year Investment in closely held technology companies is set to keep rising after hitting a record last year, as more funds that have traditionally invested in public markets chase the returns being generated by startups, a new report shows....
23:00, 07/19/2019

‘She lit up every room she walked into’: Bianca Devins remembered at funeral Tearful mourners flocked to an upstate church Friday to honor the life of a teenage social media star who was knifed to death in a gruesome attack chronicled by her alleged killer on Instagram. Some 200 people — including devastated relatives and thr...
23:13, 07/19/2019

Florida cops launch internal probe into handling of Epstein case Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw on Friday launched an internal affairs probe into the supervision more than 10 years ago of accused perv Jeffrey Epstein by deputies while he was on work-release. The office said it was investigating to “ensure ...
23:13, 07/19/2019

Spacesuits have been bulky since before Apollo 11. A skintight design may change that The iconic, but bulky, spacesuit worn by Neil Armstrong hasn't drastically changed in decades. A skintight design may change that.        ...
23:13, 07/19/2019

Miss Michigan stripped of title over 'offensive' social media posts Kathy Zhu received an email Thursday dismissing her as a Miss World America pageant participant and revoking her Miss Michigan World America title.        ...
23:13, 07/19/2019

Barbie, the OG influencer, hits up Grand Canyon, Instagrams her way around Arizona The BarbieStyle Instagram account, with more than 2 million followers, is promoting Arizona's most popular sites this week.       ...
23:26, 07/19/2019

Ford to lay off 185 workers at Canadian plant -union Ford Motor Co will lay off about 185 employees in September at a Canadian manufacturing plant in Oakville, Ontario, with the possibility of more layoffs in January, the union local said on Friday....
23:39, 07/19/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St falls as expectations for hefty Fed cut trimmed Wall Street's main indexes edged lower on Friday following a report that the Federal Reserve plans to cut interest rates by only a quarter-percentage point at the end of the month....
23:39, 07/19/2019

UPDATE 5-Schlumberger names new CEO as North American business faces softer demand Oilfield firm Schlumberger NV on Friday named Chief Operating Officer Olivier Le Peuch as chief executive as the company looks to shore up its world-leading position in oil and gas technology services....
23:39, 07/19/2019

UPDATE 2-Four U.S. lawmakers ask Trump to move forward with $10 bln Pentagon cloud contract Four members of U.S. Congress, including House Armed Services Committee ranking member Mac Thornberry, sent a letter to President Donald Trump on Thursday urging him to move forward with a $10 billion cloud contract with the Department of Defense....
23:39, 07/19/2019

Google tries to reassure gamers it’s behind Stadia for the long haul Enlarge / A Google Stadia controller sits behind glass with a mock-up of a retro game store. (credit: Kyle Orland) In a Reddit AMA yesterday, Google Stadia Director of Product Andrey Doronichev provided a few more tidbits about what features will a...
23:39, 07/19/2019

Journey creator’s Sky debuts on iPhone and iPad Sky has a beautiful, dreamy, and minimalist art style. [credit: Samuel Axon ] This week marks the launch of Sky: Children of Light, a game f...
23:39, 07/19/2019

We loved her fiercely: Parents of Iris Goldsmith, 15, tell of their 'spectacular' daughter, who wanted to save the world On Wednesday, family and friends of Iris Goldsmith gathered to say goodbye to the 15-year-old who died in an accident this month. Her parents tell Charlotte Edwardes about their extraordinary daughter...
23:52, 07/19/2019

Angela Merkel stands in 'solidarity' with congresswomen attacked by Trump German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Friday that US President Donald Trump's racist comments about four Democratic Congresswomen "undermine America's strength" and that she stands in "solidarity" with the women....
00:00, 07/20/2019

Raiders' stadium cost in Vegas soars to $1.9 billion The high stakes for building an NFL stadium for the Raiders in Las Vegas continues to rise with the latest cost estimate now coming in at $1.9 billion, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal....
00:00, 07/20/2019

Win or lose, Peaty stands to gain at world championships Losing is not something Adam Peaty does, or thinks about, very often but even if the Olympic breaststroke champion comes up short at the world swimming championships in South Korea it is unlikely to dent his confidence one little bit....
00:00, 07/20/2019

McIlroy misses halfway cut despite shooting 65 at Portrush Hometown favourite Rory McIlroy missed the halfway cut by one stroke at the British Open on Friday, despite matching the best score of the championship with a six-under-par 65 in the second round at Royal Portrush....
00:00, 07/20/2019

Union face Fire looking to shake off ugly loss Coming off their worst performance of the season, the Philadelphia Union look to re-establish themselves as the Eastern Conference's top team when they play host to the Chicago Fire on Saturday....
00:00, 07/20/2019

NFL declines to punish Chiefs WR Hill Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill will not be punished under the personal conduct policy as the NFL closed its formal investigation into multiple alleged physical altercations....
00:00, 07/20/2019

UPDATE 3-Four Republican lawmakers ask Trump to move forward with $10 bln Pentagon cloud contract Four Republican members of U.S. Congress, including House Armed Services Committee ranking member Mac Thornberry, sent a letter to President Donald Trump on Thursday urging him to move forward with a $10 billion cloud contract with the Defense Depart...
00:00, 07/20/2019

How to use built-in design settings to quickly format an Office document You can spend a long time formatting a Word or Excel document to get just the look you want, or you can create a custom style set and click an option. You'll choose the latter once you give it a try....
00:13, 07/20/2019

Sonic and Tails will guest star on Cartoon Network show OK K.O.! Cartoon Network announced today that Sonic the Hedgehog and his sidekick Tails will be featured in an upcoming episode of the show OK K.O.! on August 4.Read More...
00:39, 07/20/2019

Swimmers urged to take precautions with blue-green algae warning in effect along Saint John River New Brunswickers will be looking for ways to cool off this weekend, but if you're swimming in lakes and rivers, you're being advised to keep a close eye out for blue-green algae....
00:52, 07/20/2019

Fed's Bullard sees cryptocurrencies shifting U.S. financial system Cryptocurrencies are changing the U.S. currency system in ways that may facilitate illegal activity and instability in prices, St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said on Friday....
00:52, 07/20/2019

Report: Roger Goodell Is A Feckless Stooge The Washington Post published a profile today of divisive NFLPA leader DeMaurice Smith, portraying him as a combative man who maybe comes off a bit too paranoid and pretentious to earn the full trust of the of the players. The most insightful parts o...
00:52, 07/20/2019

Tiger Woods, On His Achy, Miserable First Round At The Open Championship: "Just The Way It’s Going To Be" Remember how surprising it was back in April, when Tiger Woods won the Masters and it seemed like the grueling decade-plus of injury hell he spent between major championships might finally have spit out a Tiger Woods once again capable of regularly c...
00:52, 07/20/2019

Here's the heavy US and UK naval firepower ready near Iran if the tanker tensions boil over US Navy Lt. j.g. David Babka Iran on Friday says it seized a British-owned oil tanker and its crew, amid reports it diverted a second British tanker towards Iran, in a clear message to the UK and the US that they're willing to get aggressive in a fe...
01:00, 07/20/2019

6 tips for keeping your pet safe during a heat wave iStock INSIDER spoke with experts from the ASPCA and learned some helpful tips on how to keep your pets happy, healthy, and safe during your summer holiday. High temperatures can cause animals to experience stress, dehydration, and death. Pet owners...
01:00, 07/20/2019

20 stylish pairs of men's sneakers you can get your hands on during the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Sneaker District The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is officially underway, with thousands of deals across the entire site. Since footwear will be one of the first categories to sell out, we rounded up 20 of the best men's sneakers on sale. From July 1...
01:00, 07/20/2019

American Airlines and the Australian airline Qantas received DOT approval to operate a joint venture Reuters The US Department of Transportation granted American Airlines and the Australian airline Qantas approval for a joint venture. The joint venture status will mean that the airlines can coordinate their flights and pricing on routes between the...
01:00, 07/20/2019

Here's a First Comic-Con Exclusive Clip for Rick and Morty Season 4 The first look at Rick and Morty season 4 is here. During its panel at San Diego Comic-Con 2019, creators Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon released an exclusive clip for the upcoming fourth season,......
01:00, 07/20/2019

Retiring this year? How much you'll need for health-care costs A 65-year-old couple in good health could shell out close to $390,000 in medical expenses, according to HealthView Services. Here's why the bill is so high....
01:26, 07/20/2019

NSA contractor sentenced to prison for huge theft of classified U.S. data A former National Security Agency contractor was sentenced in Maryland to nine years in prison on Friday for stealing huge amounts of classified material from U.S. intelligence agencies over two decades though officials never found proof he shared it...
01:26, 07/20/2019

JPMorgan Chase, Netflix, Gannett: Stocks That Defined The Week Major stock indexes ended lower this past week as investors weighed signals of an interest-rate cut and mixed earnings results from some of America’s biggest companies....
01:26, 07/20/2019

Top UN sustainable development forum closes with galvanized effort toward ‘empowerment, inclusiveness and equality’ In closing the High-level Segment of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) on Friday, President Inga Rhonda King assured participants that the session had contributed significantly to advancing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. ...
01:52, 07/20/2019

Felicity Huffman's co-stars Angela Bassett, Patricia Arquette speak out on college scandal Felicity Huffman's "Otherhood" co-stars are breaking their silence on her involvement in the nation's largest college admissions scandal.        ...
01:52, 07/20/2019

China’s Plan to Lure Big Tech Listings Back Home While China has some of the world’s biggest technology companies, many are listed in the U.S. and Hong Kong. First, there was a push to lure firms back with so-called Chinese depository receipts, or CDRs, which would allow domestic investors to hold ...
02:00, 07/20/2019

Please Watch ESPN’s Dan Le Batard Give a Lesson on How to Use Privilege to Be an Ally Sometimes, the pressure to do and say what’s right outweighs political position, or political correctness, and even employment. Sometimes something is so wrong that it is impossible not to call it such. Sometimes a public platform must become a publi...
02:00, 07/20/2019

Iran says it seized British tanker, denies U.S. brought down drone Iran said it had seized a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz on Friday but denied Washington's assertion that the U.S. Navy had downed an Iranian drone nearby this week, as tensions in the Gulf region grew again....
02:13, 07/20/2019

The Quick Read About… the New President-elect of the European Commission What Happened This Week: Europe has a new president! Sort of. Germany’s former defense minister Ursula Von der Leyen became the new president-elect of the European Commission (EC) this week following a close vote in the European Parliament. Why...
02:26, 07/20/2019

Netflix's 'The Witcher' teaser trailer revealed at Comic-Con Late last year we learned that The Witcher's TV adaptation found its Geralt in the form of Superman star Henry Cavill, and now at Comic-Con fans have their first glimpse of the live-action series coming to Netflix. The teaser trailer was unveile...
02:26, 07/20/2019

Parrot plans to retire its Mambo and Swing drones Drone company Parrot, maker of the Anafi 4K folding drone, is reportedly leaving the mini-drone market. Parrot has been shifting its focus away from consumer drones since 2017, but it's been a slow transition. This week, Wirecutter confirmed tha...
02:26, 07/20/2019

The best turntable By Chris Heinonen This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide to turntables. Wheth...
02:26, 07/20/2019

NASA's plan to return to the Moon with Project Artemis On July 21, 1969, the first humans set foot on the Moon. With Neil Armstrong's simple words, "One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind," the world changed irrevocably. For a few hours, we existed on multiple worlds. That was fifty year...
02:26, 07/20/2019

A Plate Adjustment Helped D.J. LeMahieu With Yankees, and Skeptical Fans The Yankees infielder stopped narrowly focusing on powerful drives to left field, and as a result won over those puzzled by the deal that brought him to New York....
02:39, 07/20/2019

Yankees manager Aaron Boone suspended one game after expletive-filled rant at umpire Yankees manager Aaron Boone got a one-game suspension as punishment for the expletive-filled rant he unleashed on an ump Thursday against the Rays.       ...
03:39, 07/20/2019

Boy asks for homer, Rizzo hits slam as Cubs beat Padres 6-5 Anthony Rizzo hit a go-ahead grand slam after a 9-year-old named Mateo asked for a homer, and the Chicago Cubs beat the San Diego Padres 6-5       ...
03:39, 07/20/2019

APNewsBreak: Horse racing regulator ousted over comments One of the five commissioners responsible for overseeing New Mexico's horse racing industry has been ousted over comments she made regarding changes in the way horses are tested for certain medications       ...
03:39, 07/20/2019

Iran announces capture of British-flagged oil tanker; US officials say two ships seized Iran announced the capture of one British-flagged ship in the narrow Strait of Hormuz on Friday, and US officials said that a second had also been seized....
04:00, 07/20/2019

Hannity Offers Most Ridiculous Defense of 'Send Her Back' Chant Yet When he’s not moonlighting as President Donald Trump’s personal policy advisor, sentient haircut Sean Hannity finds time to bravely lie with impunity—something he did with gusto on his Fox News show Thursday night, when he insisted the MAGA chuds ch...
05:00, 07/20/2019

Iran-backed Hezbollah partnering with communist terror groups in Latin America Iran’s main proxy terrorist group is expanding in Latin America and networking with organized crime and other violent groups, according to U.S. and Argentinean officials....
05:26, 07/20/2019

Toyota given further weight penalty for 2019/20 WEC pre-season test The Toyota TS050 HYBRIDs have been given a new weight penalty for next week's official pre-season test at Barcelona ahead of the 2019/20 World Endurance Championship...
05:26, 07/20/2019

Hinchcliffe: Low sun in Iowa IndyCar race could be "very dangerous" Last year's Iowa winner James Hinchcliffe says low sun in this weekend's IndyCar race at the oval could prove "dangerous", and that he is "disappointed" with the start time...
05:26, 07/20/2019

François Payard bakes a ‘Froot Loops’ cake for the age of social media Pastry chef François Payard, known for the fine French desserts he once created for KarVer and his own eponymous patisserie, has baked up something he calls an “interpretation” on American fare. Ebb & Flow, his new waterfront cafe near the One°15 Bro...
05:39, 07/20/2019

Beat the NYC heat wave at these cool indoor ice skating rinks In case your sweaty palms and red cheeks haven’t tipped you off, the city is baking under a heat wave. With temperatures creeping near 100 degrees, your standard pool and sputtering air conditioner probably won’t cut it. Our advice? Cool it at one of...
05:39, 07/20/2019

Dutch painting stolen by Nazi soldier returned to Florence museum The “Flower Vase” is a masterpiece by Jan van Huysum, an early 18th-century artist whose exquisitely detailed still-life works were highly sought in his day....
05:39, 07/20/2019

Brandon Routh's Superman is reportedly coming back for the next big Arrowverse crossover 2006's Superman Returns has been relegated to something of a footnote in the history of the comic book blockbuster, as notable these days for the real-world accusations that have been levied against both its director and its lead villain, as for ...
05:52, 07/20/2019

| 'My entire world was gone' - floods devastate northern Pakistan Once a small cluster of houses stood along a gentle stream in Pakistani Kashmir. Now only jagged rocks and a few damaged homes remain after torrential rains wreaked havoc on the picturesque mountain village in the Laswa Valley....
06:00, 07/20/2019

The Guardian view on moon landings: a new race for space | Editorial The Apollo 11 mission inspired the world. What has happened in the ensuing half-century?When Neil Armstrong stepped on to the moon 50 years ago, it was down to a giant leap of political and scientific imagination. His footprints on the powdery lunar ...
06:13, 07/20/2019

Orioles hit 2 HRs off Price, cruise past Red Sox 11-2 Anthony Santander and Keon Broxton homered off David Price, and the Baltimore Orioles got six solid innings from rookie John Means in an 11-2 rout of the Boston Red Sox       ...
06:26, 07/20/2019

WATCH: Veteran climbs flag pole, fixes American flag at Navy SEAL monument A veteran has captured the hearts of social media users after he climbed a flag pole at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront’s Navy SEAL monument to fix a loose American flag....
06:39, 07/20/2019

TikTok Appears to Be Experimenting With a Bunch of Instagram-Like Features TikTok, the wildly popular short-form video platform, appears to be testing a whole host of new features that seem to take a few cues from Instagram.Read more......
07:26, 07/20/2019

"I Looked At Hell": Eyewitness Of Japan Anime Studio Fire That Killed 34 Details emerged Friday of the horrifying blaze that ripped through a Japanese anime firm, killing dozens including people who tried in vain to reach the roof, but the motive for the suspected arson......
07:39, 07/20/2019

Fielding gaffe adds to Mets’ pain after Jacob deGrom dominates SAN FRANCISCO — The lineup has been the least of the Mets’ problems this season, but suddenly that unit is struggling. It was one thing to get throttled by Giants ace Madison Bumgarner a night earlier. On Friday, right-hander Tyler Beede took his 5.4...
07:39, 07/20/2019

Government invests £348m in local road improvements News 20 Jul, 2019 The Department for Transport is investing in two funds – worth £198m and £150m respectively – which councils can bid to access...
07:39, 07/20/2019

Bicyclist transported with injuries after collision on east side TUCSON — A bicyclist was hospitalized after he was hit by a car on the city’s east side. The crash happened around 8:00 p.m. near Craycroft and Glenn. Officers say the cyclist was transported with serious injuries but do not believe the i...
08:13, 07/20/2019

TPD: Midtown stabbing, fire appear to be related TUCSON – A man was transported with life-threatening injuries after he was stabbed at a midtown apartment Thursday night. Police say a fire also broke out during the incident. Tucson police and fire departments were dispatched to Oasis Apartments nea...
08:13, 07/20/2019

50 years ago man landed on the moon with the help of UA scientists TUCSON- 50 years ago the Apollo 11 spacecraft was orbiting the moon on the eve of one of the greatest events in human history. The next day, July 20, 1969, man would step on the lunar surface for the first time. Among the millions watching around the...
08:13, 07/20/2019

Virginia church sign ‘America: Love or Leave It’ sparks criticism, support This image taken from video provided by WSET-TV shows a sign “America: Love it or Leave It.” posted outside the Friendship Baptist Church in Appomattox, Va., on Tuesday, July 16, 2019. Amid a national furor over President Donald Trump’s t...
08:13, 07/20/2019

Stand Out of Our Light: politics and the big tech threat Books by James Williams and Carles Boix offer fascinating takes on how we can combat anger and distraction onlineWe’re having problems with the internet and big tech, principally Alphabet (Google/YouTube), Amazon, Apple and Facebook. The government h...
08:26, 07/20/2019

Watch live: Soyuz to carry new crew to space station on 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 NASA astronaut Andrew Morgan, Luca Parmitano of ESA and Alexander Skvortsov of Roscosmos blast-off from Kazakhstan Saturday at 12:28 p.m. ET to the International Space Station on the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11....
09:13, 07/20/2019

Paper Round: Ozil set to stay at Arsenal "Mesut Ozil will stay at Arsenal, Paul Pogba waits for his Real Madrid move, Dean Henderson could go back to Sheffield United, and Danny Rose could stay at Spurs."...
09:26, 07/20/2019

Everything Google revealed about Stadia during the Reddit AMA Stadia, Google’s attempt to enter the gaming industry via the cloud, has been teased several times through the last few months. Yesterday, we learned more about the platform via a Reddit AMA — and while it’s not all good news, it’s not all bad either...
10:39, 07/20/2019

9-year-old girl dies after bounce house blown into power lines A 9-year-old Reno girl has died from injuries she suffered when strong winds blew an inflatable bounce house with three children inside into power lines last weekend.        ...
11:52, 07/20/2019

South Korean man dies after setting fire to his car near Japanese Embassy A man in his 70s died after setting fire to his car as it was parked in front of a building housing the Japanese Embassy in Seoul on Friday, police said....
12:00, 07/20/2019

China Southern Airlines to receive $4 billion capital injection China Southern Airlines will carry out an equity diversification plan that will involve the injection of 30 billion yuan ($4.36 billion) of capital from three investors, the firm announced on Saturday....
12:00, 07/20/2019

Meteo France revises June record temperature to 46 degrees Celsius The highest temperature in France was 46 degrees Celsius on June 28 at Verargues in the south of France, meteorological service Meteo France said on Friday, following analysis of data collected from other stations....
13:00, 07/20/2019

Hot weather could force EDF to halt output at Golfech nuclear plant French utility EDF may have to shut down electricity generation at its 2,600 megawatt (MW) Golfech nuclear power plant in the south of France from Tuesday July 23 because of high temperatures forecast on the Garonne river....
13:00, 07/20/2019

The long campaign: Mané and Mahrez seasons finally end after 11 months After 342 days the season has finished for the Afcon finalists – three weeks before the Premier League restartsThe season finally finished for Sadio Mané and Riyad Mahrez with Friday’s Africa Cup of Nations final, more than 11 months after it started...
13:00, 07/20/2019

Liverpool go down 3-2 to Dortmund in pre-season friendly Alcacer, Delaney and Bruun Larsen score for DortmundKlopp: ‘Organisation will be better later in pre-season’Liverpool were beaten 3-2 by Borussia Dortmund in their first match of a pre-season tour to the US.In stifling conditions at the Notre Dame st...
13:00, 07/20/2019

U.S. Downed Iranian Drone With New System The U.S. brought down an Iranian drone this week near an American warship in the Strait of Hormuz by using new technology that had just been added to naval defenses, the latest move by the U.S. military to deploy more furtive measures against Iran, d...
13:13, 07/20/2019

Harden: New move will look like a travel; it's not James Harden says as part of his offseason efforts toward innovation, he will be working on another move this summer beyond his step-back jumper from two years ago and his side step-back jumper he introduced last season....
13:13, 07/20/2019

After a decade of expanding economy, are you better off? The economic expansion now is a decade old, but are your finances looking just as good? Here are some ways to check.       ...
13:52, 07/20/2019

César Pelli, Designer of Iconic Buildings Around the World, Dies at 92 Mr. Pelli, whose many distinctive projects include the Petronas Twin Towers in Malaysia, tried to reconcile modernism with his interest in shape, texture and the architecture of the past....
14:00, 07/20/2019

Colson Whitehead: ‘We have kids in concentration camps. But I have to be hopeful' The Underground Railroad made him a household name. Now the author is back with a ‘Trumpian novel’ – inspired by a horrifying but ignored part of US historyIt is the summer of 2019 and Colson Whitehead is sitting in midtown Manhattan thinking back to...
14:13, 07/20/2019

Do you make these mistakes with your iPhone or iPad? I'm amazed how many myths and legends exist when it comes to using an iPhone or iPad. Some will slow down your device, while others are downright harmful....
14:26, 07/20/2019

‘Vauxhall and Peugeot need to cut their electric car prices to compete with MINI’ Opinion 20 Jul, 2019 Mike Rutherford thinks affordability is fast becoming one of the most important words in the modern car-buying vocabulary...
15:26, 07/20/2019

14 trailers you need to watch this week: The Witcher, Top Gun 2, It: Chapter Two, and more It’s finally the weekend we’ve all been waiting for, the weekend Disney’s live-action version of its critically acclaimed The Lion King hits theaters. The film will probably obliterate everything in its path at the box office, and i...
15:39, 07/20/2019

| Kenya opens Africa's largest wind power project Kenya has unveiled Africa's largest wind power plant, a project aimed at reducing electricity costs and dependence on fossil fuels and moving the nation to meet its ambitious goal of 100% green energy next year....
15:52, 07/20/2019